Thursday, April 11th at 6:30 PM • Phoenix Books, Rutland To celebrate National Poetry Month, we invite you to join us for an evening of reading and listening to the art of poets of color. Poetry has always broken down barriers, defying expectations as it eludes simplistic definitions. With lyrical cadences inspired by cultures not … Continue reading A Celebration of Poetry
Due to scheduling conflicts, the June membership meeting has been rescheduled to June 19, location TBA.
This month we are reading an article about the history of Black soldiers from Rutland in the Civil War. Download a PDF of the article here. "The telling of Vermont history would be incomplete without the telling of contributions of persons of African heritage in the state," as said so eloquently by Curtiss Reed, Jr., … Continue reading Book Club: Their Share of the Glory
Our friends at Green Mountain College have graciously offered to host our next Soul Food Sunday! Please join us Sunday, May 6th from 4:00pm-6:00pm at Green Mountain College’s Withey Hall, located at Green Mountain College, 1 Brennan Circle, Poultney, VT 05764. The mission of the NAACP is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of … Continue reading Soul Food Sunday – May
Folks who joined in our chartering phase (or any time before April 1 last year) - it is time to renew! You can renew online or by mail, or in person at a meeting or event. Please renew directly through our branch, rather than through the national organization, to ensure that your membership (and membership … Continue reading Membership Renewals!