Celebrating Black History Month, Making Connections "Connecting Us Forward" on February 8th, is a follow-up and community conversation from the 2017 African American Organization Making Connections "The State Of Black America".

The "Connecting Us Forward" dialogue moderated by Carol Burton, CEO of Jeweld Legacy Group, with share the reflections and futurist thinking from local activists in the areas of social justice, youth & culture, community involvement and faith.

Speakers include activist John Jones III, artist Ryan Nicole, community organizer Armand Carr and Pastor Maria Reems of Center of Hope Church.

The event is open and free to the community. Refreshments will be served.