Freedom Rider: Meet Dr. David Fankhauser
Union Twp. Branch
Tuesday, May 23, 6:30 p.m.
David Fankhauser, a professor of biology and chemistry at UC Clermont, was a Freedom Rider in the early 1960s. He will share his unforgettable experiences as he rode a Trailways bus from Montgomery, Alabama, to Jackson, Mississippi, to protest the non-enforcement of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling making segregated buses unconstitutional.
Fankhauser will talk about his experiences at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, at the Union Township Library, 4450 Glen Este-Withamsville Road.
For more information call the branch at 528-1744.