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Women Organization, Political and Religious: Black Migrations into Orange County


Wednesday, March 20th, 2019    12:30 – 1:30 pm

Program will feature

  • Flag Universal African
  • African American National Anthem Video
  • Biography of James R Johnson writer of the Anthem, Rosalind Hunt
  • History of Orange County Learning Black History Class (OCLBH) Beatrice Jones
    – Dr Carter G Woodson – Black Presence in print
    – Dr Mary Mcleod Bethune – Black Reading to Institution Building
    – Barbara Juniors- Founder of OCLBH -Black Great Grans know their history and culture

Panel discussion of the Black Migrations presented by:

Elected – Kathy McCullough, Mayor Lake Forest

Ministrail – Klita Gardener, Chr Historical Committee 2nd Baptist Church

Organizational – Sybella Ferguson-Patten, NCNW OC Founder

Bea Jones, is a vexillologist with a particular interest in the Universal African Flag and Flags of the African Diaspora. Over the years she continues to educate, promote, research and market Flags locating and identifying the beginnings of Black Flag images by and for descendants of Black Africans worldwide.

Since 1996 she has been a member of the North American Vexillological Association , member of the Canadian Research Flag Bulletin and the Flag Research Center Winchester, MA. She submitted input to the design of the first Kwanzaa stamp that gave flag colors to the stamp — a first in US stamp history. Since 1993 she has been a member of the National Council of Negro Women/NCNW Orange County and, is currently the historian. Bea is sought after to present programs and teach. She is currently teaching ‘OC Learning Black History’ in Huntington Beach.

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Carnegie Gallery

The Historic 1908 Carnegie Library is on the United States National Register of Historic Places, and was built using a 10K grant funded by Andrew Carnegie. It served as the city library until 1963, then became home to the Anaheim Museum in 1987 before becoming part of Muzeo in 2007. Available for private event rental.

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