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Wednesday , July 27th 2016
A Black Lives Matter supporter sits outside Greensboro City Council chambers. Charles Edgerton/Carolina Peacemaker

Council votes down body camera resolution

Greensboro residents packed council chambers on July 18 to ask the council to repeal a state law making police body camera footage inaccessible to the public




The International Civil Rights Center & Museum (ICRCM) of Greensboro is located downtown on Elm Street. The museum is being consideration as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with 14 other landmarks on the United States Civil Rights Trail.

Civil Rights Museum could be selected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The museum commemorates the indelible mark made by four African American freshmen students at North Carolina A&T.
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Jul
27
Wed
12:00 pm Tunes at Noon @ Center City Park
Tunes at Noon @ Center City Park
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Come hear Tunes at Noon every Wednesday til 1:30 p.m. at Center City Park. Food trucks will be on site during the music concert.
Jul
31
Sun
1:00 pm Fun with Water in the Historical... @ High Point Museum
Fun with Water in the Historical... @ High Point Museum
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
On Sunday, July 31, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. compete in a water bucket relay with junior interpreters and try out an old fashioned thumb waterer while learning how early American settlers watered their plants[...]
Aug
2
Tue
6:00 pm Fitness at the Park
Fitness at the Park
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Free exercise classes are offered every Tuesday. Class is from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Morehead Park Trailhead Parking area on the Downtown Greenway September 1: Jen Kalbaugh INSANITY.
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