Yearlings Club Series

There are many important issues addressed by this Series. Talented individuals share their expertise and help us discover solutions. But the most important voice is yours! Bring a family member, friend, or young person and join the conversation!

All sessions are held 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at the Yearlings Club located at 4309 W Broadway. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments are served. For additional information, please contact Clest Lanier at (502)852-3042 or cvlani01@louisville.edu.

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2014 Fall Programs

You’re Invited to Join Us!

Sunday, October 19, 2014 4:00-6:00 p.m.

 

The Yearlings Club, 4309 W. Broadway TOPIC: “Saving our Children Part I: Da Takeover “ The forum examines the relationship between poor urban communities and youth street culture, and will explore the array of factors affecting a young person’s development in inner-city neighborhoods. Presenters will discuss the major issues that cause inner-city youth to join gangs, exhibit delinquent behavior and involve themselves in violence activity. PANELISTS: Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr., Founder/Program Director – White Privilege Conference, Dr. Eddie L. Wood,CEO at LIFE Hope Center, Inc., Youth Leader, Dr. Derrick Brooms, Professor of Sociology, University of Louisville. MODERATOR: Anthony Smith, Director, Department for Safe Neighborhoods, Office of the Mayor. The University of Louisville/Yearlings Club Community Forum Series brings university faculty, community leaders and the African American community together to discuss important issues. Currently in its eleventh year, this exciting partnership provides a forum to discuss important community issues. The Forum Series is free and open to the public. Light refreshments served. For additional information, please contact: Clest Lanier (502) 852-3042 or cvlani01@louisville.edu, or, Marian Vasser, mrvass01@louisville.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Free, open to the public The Yearlings Club, Light refreshments served,