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Get Early Access to Documentary “Tell Them We Are Rising”

WHAT:       Film Screening: Tell Them We Are Rising

WHEN/      5:30 – 8 p.m.,

                 Tuesday, January 16
WHERE:   Richland Library North Main
                  5306 North Main St.
Columbia, SC 292036 – 8:30 p.m.,

                  Thursday, February 1
                  Richland Library Sandhills
763 Fashion Dr.
Columbia, SC 29229
WHO:        Free & open to the public

As we prepare to celebrate Black History Month, join Richland Library and SCETV for a sneak peek of Tell Them We Are Rising: The Story of Black Colleges and Universities. There are two opportunities to view and discuss the documentary:

  • 5:30 – 8 p.m., Tuesday, January 16 at Richland Library North Main
  • 6 – 8:30 p.m., Thursday, February 1 at Richland Library Sandhills

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting is supporting and funding these programs as part of a public media initiative, called American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen.

If you can’t make either program, catch the documentary’s premiere 9 p.m., Monday, February 19 on PBS’ Independent Lens.

For questions, please contact Emily Stoll at 803-587-3637 or email estoll@richlandlibrary.com.

About Richland Library 
Richland Library is a vibrant, contemporary organization that provides resources and information that advance the Midlands. Offering state-of-the-art technology, a variety of literary and cultural programs and 11 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library offers a truly customizable, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.  



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