Guest Speaker to address Silver Spring Library

Oct. 10, 2003, midnight | By Allison Elvove | 17 years, 3 months ago

Courtland Milloy will interview Dorothy Height

The Silver Spring Library will sponsor a discussion between recently published author Dorothy Height and The Washington Post Columnist Courtland Milloy on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 8:00 p.m.

Height is known for being the President of the National Council of Negro Women for more than 40 years. She has dedicated herself to the Civil Rights Movement and has advised former U.S. Presidents. As part of the Friends of the Silver Spring Library Speaker Series, Height will discuss her new memoir titled Open Wide the Freedom Gates. The book will be available for purchase at the program, and she will sign it upon request.

Light refreshments will also be provided. If there are any further questions about directions, hours or other upcoming events, go to the Silver Spring Library website.

Look next week on Silver Chips Online for the coverage of this event.

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Allison Elvove. Allison Elvove was a Co-Editor-in-Chief of Silver Chips Online during the 2004-2005 school year. She wrote more than 70 articles while on the staff and supervised 40 student journalists, editing articles on a daily basis. During her time as editor, Silver Chips Online won the … More »

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