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Emerson Spanish Learning Center Celebration 2014

WHEN: May 23, 2014 @ 2:45PM
Emerson Spanish Immersion Learning Center
1421 Spruce Place
Minneapolis, MN, 55403
United States

About the Event:

Emerson Spanish Immersion Learning Center will host a community celebration honoring Dr. Josie R Johnson in their gym on, Friday, May 23, 2014, 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM.

Schedule of Events:

Students from Emerson Spanish Immersion Learning Center will be performing a song written by Larry Long, under the direction of music instructor Yina Ha in honor of Dr. Josie R. Johnson, entitled Listen To Each Other Now. Students will also be reciting select words shared by Dr. Johnson with the students about her life. Dr. Josie R. Johnson will also be presented with a story songbook of Listen To Each Other Now illustrated by students from Emerson Spanish Immersion with help from art Instructor Mina Leierwood. Mayor Betsy Hodges will be present to read the ‘Dr. Josie R. Johnson Day Proclamation’ in honor of Civil Rights & Social Justice Elder Dr. Josie R. Johnson at the celebration.

Larry Long and Dr. Josie R. Johnson
Josie R. Johnson

Civil rights and social justice activist and educator

Texas, United States