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Juneteenth Film Screening: 12 Years a Slave (2013)
June 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
The true story of Solomon Northup, a free black man in 1800s New York who was kidnapped and forced into slavery on a plantation near New Orleans. Later, he fights for his freedom with the help of a Canadian abolitionist. 134 min. R-rated. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lawrence Library.
Registration is optional. There are 25 spaces available.