Tuesday, March 3, 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch and Jazz – The Music of John Lewis and Gerry Mulligan
The High Point Public Library and High Point Museum in collaboration with Jazz at Lincoln Center will be streaming Jazz concerts from the Lincoln Center for the public's listening pleasure. The audience is encouraged to bring their own lunch as lunch will not be provided. Come listen, network, collaborate, and celebrate.
Jon Batiste and Doug Wamble join the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra to celebrate two iconic Jazz musicians and composers: John Lewis and Gerry Mulligan.
Monday, March 23, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
High Point Public Library, Morgan Room
A Long View of Reconstruction: From Appomattox to the Rise of the Second KKK
Reconstruction was a period of economic, social, and political ferment which often erupted into violence. With the abolition of slavery and the defeat of secessionists, how could the country be reconstituted and reunified? The stakes were exceedingly high. Lamar DeLoatch, founder of the local chapter of AAHGS, shares his thoughts.