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Negro Leagues Heritage Day
August 19, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join the Center for Civil and Human Rights, Atlanta Braves, and Delta Air Lines as we celebrate the second day of Hank Aaron Heritage Weekend. Enjoy music, celebrities, and a panel discussion with the Negro League Players.
Schedule of Activities
- All Day: V103 will be onsite for a live remote
- 9:45 am to 10:00 AM: Opening Drumline performance on Pemberton Place by Heavy Hitters
- 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM: Self-guided tours
- 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM: Panel Discussion in the Special Events Room
- Hosted by: Ryan Cameron of V103
- Panelists include:
- Ernest Fann, Raleigh Tigers
- Jake Sanders, Kansas City Monarchs
- Dr. Layton Revel, Negro Leagues Researcher
- Brian Jordan, Braves Alumni
- Matt Kemp, Braves Outfielder
- 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: 16 Negro League Players sign autographs throughout The Center.
Admission to the Center for Civil and Human Rights is free for all visitors from 10 AM to 1 PM on August 19, courtesy of the Braves and Delta Air Lines.