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RADISSON HOTEL, 2540 CLEVELAND AVENUE NO.  ROSEVILLE, MN.
WHY NOT LOVE AGAIN-MAKE LOVE GREAT AGAIN
February 15, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Hosted by Black Men Of Minnesota  Must RSVP by February 10th
DJ and Live Music
Make Love great again. This is a free event hosted by The Black Men of Minnesota for women of all walks of life. February 15th,  Must RSVP by February 10th by contacting 612-978-3382.  All RSVP’s must be confirmed to be valid. Space is limited.
Sponsored by MPLS Urban League, Champion Law, Stair Step, Wholesome Black Love and Salem INC,
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UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA-COFFMAN THEATER-COFFMAN MEMORIAL UNION

SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER-RECONCILIATION AND HEALING SERIES:
PRESENTS MS. BETTIE MAE FIKES - "Touching Hearts While Healing Mine: Storytelling and Songs of the Civil Rights Movement"

Featuring: The Wayman A.M.E. Church Men's Profit of Praise, Minneapolis, MN - Batume Gingery, Black Panther Chicago 1969 & Jazz Drummer,  & Pierre Lewis, Keyboardist Commodores

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 6:00 - 8:00 PM

Doors Open at 5:30 PM, Tickets required-FREE- REGISTER AT EVENTBRITE.COM

Parking - East River Road Garage, $10

Gospel and Blues singer, Ms. Bettie Mae Fikes , known as the "Voice of Selma" was born in Selma, Ala. and is a descendant of a long line of country gospel singers and preachers.  

Bettie has graced the stages of Carnegie Hall, Newport Jazz Festival, the Library of Congress, and numerous Blues Festivals, as well as performing for the ’64 Democratic National Convention and the ’04 Democratic National Convention (where she was introduced by Maya Angelou). She has performed with Joe Turner, Lightnin’ Hopkins, Albert King, James Brown, Bob Dylan, and Mavis Staples among others. Bettie is also a dynamic lecturer, having delivered moving speeches about diversity and civil rights at universities throughout the United States and Canada.

Co-Sponsors: CLA UGE, CLA MLK & PES, African American and African Studies, Office for Undergraduate Education - Student Success, CEHD, CFANS, TRIO Student Support Services, Multicultural Student Engagement, MCAE, & CSOM -  Undergraduate Diversity Initiatives