Jackson 2000 will be hosting its next discussion luncheon on Wednesday, February 9, 2011, at the Mississippi Arts Center, from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Speaker: Hank Thomas, Freedom Rider.
Bio: Hank is a veteran Civil Rights foot soldier with (22) arrests, an original Freedom Rider, a Viet Nam War Purple Heart recipient and a Civic Leader. He was once sentenced to six months in the Mississippi State Penitentiary for using a “Whites only” men’s room in Jackson, MS.
Members and non-members are encouraged to attend and bring guests.
The cost will be $12, payable on site by cash or check the day of the program, and includes lunch catered by Broad Street Bakery.