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East Brunswick Public Library Celebrates Jackie Robinson and Negro League Baseball

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Come by the East Brunswick Public Library on Thursday, Oct. 3, when Robert Scott, a veteran of the Black Yankees, visits.
 
Scott, who will talk about his experiences in Negro League Baseball, will be joined by Lawrence Hogan, PhD. who will lead a discussion about the league with exhibit materials, documentary video clips and a question-and-answer period.
 
 
The film, “42,” will be shown on Thursday October 3 at 7 P.M., along with Scott's visit.. There also will be an exhibit of Negro League Baseball memorabilia on display from Oct. 1 through Nov. 4.
 
This program was made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations in this presentation do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library and the Humanities Festival of the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.
 
For more information, call (732) 390-6767 or go to The Library’s website at http://www.ebpl.org and click on “News & Events.”

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