Past Events

Jan 8

OCCRC Inaugural Reception

United Church of Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill

Feb 2

A Symposium: The Legacy of Lynching

Jerry M. Passmore Center, Hillsborough

Mar 10

Film Screening: “Strange Fruit”

Varsity Theater, Chapel Hill

Apr 7

110th Anniversary: Founding of the NAACP & Anti-Lynching Efforts

Southern Human Services Center, Chapel Hill

May 19

Free Spirit FREEDOM’s Gospel Music Festival: “Sounds of Freedom”

David E. Price Farmers Market Pavilion, Hillsborough

Jun 15

154th Juneteenth Celebration

Cedar Grove Community Center, Cedar Grove
9a – 2p

Aug 11

Film Screening: “The Long Shadow” | Panel Discussion

Varsity Theater, Chapel Hill
4p – 6:15p

Sep 9

Just Another Lynching – Performance by Tarish “Jeghetto” Pipkins

Chapel Hill Public Library, Chapel Hill
6p – 8p

Sept 14

Blacks in World War I, the Red Summer of 1919 & the Paris Pan African Congress

Jerry M. Passmore Center, 103 Meadowlands Drive, Hillsborough, NC
10a – 12p

Nov 16

Soils Collection, Libations & Remembrance Ceremony

Soils Collection by Invitation Only

Libations & Remembrance Ceremony
Hickory Grove Missionary Baptist Church
9112 Bethel Hickory Grove Church Road Chapel Hill, NC