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    Alabama Heroes in the Words of Alabama Authors

    Presented by at Vestavia Hills Civic Center & Wald Park

    July 6 - July 27, 2017


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    Alabama Heroes in the Words of Alabama Authors

    OLLI of Greater Birmingham presents Alabama Heroes in the Words of Alabama Authors.  

    July 6: Steve Suitts, author and founder of the Alabama Civil Liberties Union discusses Hugo Black, former Supreme Court Justice whose life shaped civil rights in this state and the nation.  

    July 13: Joe Hubbard, former Alabama legislator, presents Dr. Lister Hill, who was a US Congressman and  and Senator and led medical research and heart surgeries in Alabama and nation.  

    July 20:  Hank Williams, whose music shaped our lives will be discussed by Rheta Grimsley Johnson, a celebrated journalist and columnist.  

    July 27:  Keller Johnson Thompson, great-grandniece of Helen Keller will talk about her great-grandaunt, who taught us all how to deal with diabilities.


    Vestavia Hills Civic Center & Wald Park

    1975 Merryvale Road
    Vestavia Hills, AL 35216

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    Admission Info:

    Free. If you decide to join OLLI there is a small annual membership and minimal semester course fee.



    Individual Dates & Times: *
    Jul 27, 2017: 10:30 am - 12 pm (Thu)

    * Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


    Phone: 205-348-6482


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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