Conversation and reading with author Claire Hartfield

Thursday, June 27 7pm at Augustana Lutheran Church On a hot day in July 1919, five black youths went swimming in Lake Michigan, unintentionally floating close to the “white” beach. An angry white man began throwing stones at the boys, striking and killing one. Racial conflict on the beach erupted into days of urban violence … More Conversation and reading with author Claire Hartfield