MARCH 13 – Interactive program on Martin Luther King and the Struggle for Black Voting Rights

  Interactive program on Martin Luther King and the Struggle for Black Voting Rights MARCH 13 –   10 -11:30 A.M.  BELOIT PUBLIC LIBRARY LWV CASE STUDY PROGRAM ON CIVIL RIGHTS –   The Beloit League of Women Voters, the Beloit Public Library and NAACP- Beloit Branch,  present another Harvard Case Study at the library on […]

FEBRUARY 18 – Coming Out, Moving Forward

The recording of the February 18 program, Coming Out, Moving Forward, has been uploaded to the HPL YouTube channel.  Here is the link: https://youtu.be/DPtsb0_2urU.  Please feel free to share widely. Coming Out, Moving Forward: Wisconsin’s Recent Gay History, the second volume in R. Richard Wagner’s groundbreaking work on gay history in Wisconsin, outlines the challenges that LGBT Wisconsinites […]

FEBRUARY 22 – Courageous Conversation – Beloit’s Black History, The Best Kept Secret

Hello everyone,  Monday, February 22, 5:30 till 7:30 pm, via Zoom – Monthly Courageous Conversations This month’s Courageous Conversation will be:  Beloit’s Black History – The Best Kept Secret.  We will be led by Linda Fair, Academic Advisor at Blackhawk Technical College, and a member of Wisconsin’s Racial Disparity Task Force.  Be thinking about your own memories […]

JANUARY 25 – Courageous Conversation: Remembering Dr King & Examining the Poor People’s Campaign

Monday, January 25, 5:30 till 7:30 pm, via Zoom – Monthly Courageous Conversations This month’s Courageous Conversation will be: Remembering Dr King and Examining the Poor People’s Campaign.  We will view a video of Dr King’s work and look at the PPC then and now. An unmoderated 30 minutes will begin at 7 pm.  ( We’re calling […]