The Scrabble School Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion presents:

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Green Book: Satur­day, Nov 16, 1-4pm. Fol­low­ing the movie, lo­cal author Terri Miller will mod­er­ate a panel dis­cus­sion on the Os­car-win­ning film & its sig­nif­i­cance.

(Free, do­na­tions ac­cepted; re­fresh­ments.)

Com­mem­o­ra­tion: 400th an­niver­sary of the ar­rival of Africans to Vir­ginia, plus the tenth an­niver­sary of the re-open­ing of Scrabble School. Date TBA.

Lo­ca­tion: Scrabble School; 111 Scrabble Road; Castle­ton,VA.

For in­for­ma­tion: con­tact SSPF Pres­i­dent Nan But­ler Roberts at [email protected] or cell, 540-661-2013

The Scrabble School Preser­va­tion Foun­da­tion was among the first or­ga­ni­za­tions to re­store a “Rosen­wald School,” more than 5,000 of which were built dur­ing the Jim Crow era to educate African-Amer­i­can chil­dren. Check out our vir­tual ex­hibit at scrab­ or sched­ule a tour by writ­ing us at con­[email protected]­

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