november, 2021

10nov6:00 pm7:00 pmVeterans of Washington-Escobedo Community Featuring Bruce Nelson (Virtual Event)

Event Details

Join the Arizona Historical Society and Curator/Filmmaker Bruce Nelson for a presentation about the Veterans of Washington-Escobedo Community. Learn about the brave, inspiring, and determined veterans from the once segregated community in Mesa, known as the Washington-Escobedo neighborhood. Explore powerful stories from Black Arizona history that all people and veterans of Arizona will enjoy. These stories are curated into a new exhibition that will be on display November 8-13, 2021 at the Mesa Veterans Resource Center (165 N Centennial Way #101, Mesa, AZ 85201).

Watch a trailer for the exhibition. 

More info about the exhibit 

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(Wednesday) 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Arizona Historical Society