Breaking Barriers, A Discussion

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
5:30-7:30 pm

Hartford History Center
Hartford Public Library, 3rd Floor
500 Main Street, Hartford, 06103

Join us for a conversation on African American leaders featured in Breaking Barriers, Aetna’s 2017 publication celebrating 35 years of African American leadership in America.

Breaking Barriers features Hartford community change makers Charmaine Craig, a.k.a. Hartford’s Tree Lady, and Patricia Kelly, founder and CEO of the Ebony Horsewomen. Both women will be joining the Library in conversation about the challenges they faced in making change. The discussion will be moderated by Floyd W. Green III, Vice President and head of Community Activation and Local Marketing, Aetna. Audience participation is invited. Light refreshments. Free and open to the public.

Select images from Breaking Barriers, Celebrating 35 Years of The Aetna African American History Calendar will be on display. The book, Breaking Barriers, is also on display at all Hartford Public Library branches, thanks to the generosity of Aetna.