Mission Carroll County Md. NAACP Branch #7014

Our mission is to ensure the political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons and to eliminate racial hatred and racial discrimination. Our vision is to ensure a society in which all individuals have equal rights and there is no racial hatred or racial discrimination.

The NAACP works to educate all political candidates to support policies that improve access to quality education and economic opportunity, criminal justice reform, the environment, healthcare and youth empowerment, with a dedication to removing race-based hatred and discrimination from society.

For questions or more information, please contact me directly: kevindayhoff@gmail.com Kevin Dayhoff, Carroll County NAACP secretary. Thanks.

Carroll County NAACP Branch #7014 Executive Officers and Executive Board Nov. 10, 2016: https://ccnaacp7014.blogspot.com/2018/01/carroll-county-naacp-branch-7014.html

Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ccnaacp/

Thursday, February 1, 2018

4th Annual CC African American Read-In Feb. 6, 2018 Carroll Arts Center

The 4th Annual Carroll County African American Read-In will take place on Tuesday, February 6, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Carroll Arts Center. https://ccnaacp7014.blogspot.com/2018/02/4th-annual-cc-african-american-read-in.html

All CCPS high schools, as well as students from Silver Oak Academy, will be participating. http://bit.ly/2n8srhE

The Carroll Arts Center is located at 91 West Main Street in Westminster, Maryland. The “snow date” is Tuesday, February 13.

The Read-In is sponsored by Carroll County Public Schools, Carroll County Public Library, the Carroll County Arts Council, and the Carroll County Branch of the NAACP. The event is free and open to the public. No tickets are required. A reception with jazz music will be held from 6:30 to 7:00 p.m. Readings and performances of African American literature will be presented from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

The National African American Read-In is the nation’s first and oldest event dedicated to diversity in literature. It was established in 1990 by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English to make literacy a significant part of Black History Month. This initiative has reached more than 6 million participants around the world.

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