George Washington Carver and Friends comes to Saluda Library

Published 10:01am Monday, February 4, 2013

To celebrate Black History Month in February, Bright Star Touring Theatre, a national professional touring theatre company based in Asheville, brings their production of George Washington Carver and Friends to the Saluda Community Library for an afternoon family program.

George Washington Carver and Friends introduces young people to many influential black Americans who have shaped the nation over the last 150 years. The lives and accomplishments of Booker T. Washington, Jackie Robinson, Thurgood Marshall, Madame C.J. Walker and other famous leaders are brought to life in this empowering production.

The play will take place, Friday, Feb. 8 at 4 p.m. upstairs in the community meeting room.  The event is perfect for families and children as young as 5.

This Bright Star Touring Theatre production of George Washington Carver and Friends is made possible by the generous support of Saluda Library patrons.

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