City of Decatur and Decatur Business Association's Black History Program

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 — 5:15 pm

City of Decatur and Decatur Business Association's Black History Program
Courtyard Marriott Decatur
130 Clairemont Ave Decatur, GA 30030

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City of Decatur and Decatur Business Association's Black History Program

Mayor Emerita Elizabeth Wilson presents the annual Black History Month program featuring a moderated conversation with Louis Gossett, Jr.. Mr. Gossett, known for his role as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley in the 1982 film An Officer and A Gentleman and Fiddler in the 1977 ABC television miniseries Roots, will speak about his latest role as Will Reeves in the HBO series "Watchmen" (filmed mostly in downtown Decatur), black commerce, and his Eracism foundation. The program will begin promptly at 6p.m.

The event is free and open to the community, however, tickets are required.  Space is limited.