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Delta Arts Center's Freedom Day Celebration

  • Delta Arts Center 2611 new Walkertown Road Winston Salem, NC United States (map)

Authoring Action’s Outreach Ensemble has been invited to engage at the Delta Arts Center’s Freedom Day - Celebrating the 29th Anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison. On February 11, 1990, Mandela left Victor Verster prison, a jail in the Cape Winelands town of Paarl, outside of Cape Town. Mandela spent the last two years of his prison sentence there.

Upon his release, Mandela entered Cape Town triumphantly, accompanied by his former wife Winnie Mandela and members of the African National Congress. The occasion marked the first time Mandela addressed South Africans after 27 years in prison for opposing apartheid.with their recently-authored works on resilience. Make plans to attend and be inspired.

Authoring Action teen authors will deliver recent works on Resilience.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP here.

Earlier Event: January 30
Just Us Graduation
Later Event: February 17
Black History Month Celebration