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Jail, No Bail: Willie McCleod and the Friendship Nine

Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 3:00pm until 4:30pm

Meet one of the protestors from the famous "Friendship Nine" group, Mr. Willie McCleod, who took part in the famous sit-in movement at Rock Hill's McCrory's Five and Dime lunch counter in 1961. Mr.McCleod will recount the history and answer questions. This is a great event for families and those who want to meet one of history’s treasures. Registration requested by calling 803-981-5825 or going online to http://events.yclibrary.org. Limit 60.

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Location Details:

York County Library, 138 E. Black St., Rock Hill, SC 29730