African American History: Detroit Motown Museum and Charles H. Wright Museum Visit (June 6th)As a follow-up to our lecture series on the African- American experience, join OLLI for a docent-led tour of the Motown Museum and a visit to the Charles H. Wright African American Museum, including a docent-led tour of the main exhibit, “And Still We Rise.” Between museum visits, we will take a bus tour of the old Hastings Street neighborhood, Lafayette Park, and Black Bottom, emphasizing insights into neighborhood decline and impact of expressways on communities, and eat a buffet soul food lunch at Bert’s Market Place, including a brief presentation + Q/A about the era of Jazz and Motown music, civil rights. We will have time to view the historical murals located inside Bert’s jazz club.
|Event Type||:||OLLI Out of Town (Travel)|
|Date(s)||:||06/06/2017||Day of Week||:||Tuesday|
|Time||:||8:45 a.m.-5:00 p.m.|
|Location||:||Meet at Meijer, Carpenter Rd|
|Address||:||3825 Carpenter Rd,|
|Fee||:||$136.00 (includes fees, tips and bus)|