A Benefit for The Newark Public Library.
Honoring: Wilma J. Grey, Retiring Director.
Guest Speaker: Anthony W. Marx, President, The New York Public Library
Event Chair: Richard T. Thigpen, Esq., VP, State Government Affairs, PSEG
Honorary Chairs: Mayor Ras J. Baraka and Congressman Donald M. Payne, Jr.
For tickets and sponsorship opportunities, contact Lauri@cdkevents.com or 973-696-3783.
Centennial Hall - 2nd Floor
5 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
NJCH sponsored public program of projected film excerpts with discussion by historian and filmmakers.
Leading up to the City of Newark's 350th commemorative in 2016, this program asks: "Have all Newark citizens experienced the history of Newark in the same way?" Historian Dr. Leslie E. Wilson and filmmakers Marylou & Jerome Bongiorno will discuss excerpts from the Bongiornos' Newark historical films.
This program is hosted by the Friends of the Newark Public Library.