NAACP to host lecture about Quaker history

Jeff Hitchcock, executive director of the Center for the Study of White American Culture and a longtime member of the Rahway & Plainfield Friends Meeting, will give a discussion on the “350 Years of Quaker Anti-Racist Activism” at 7 p.m. May 14 at the Edison Job Corps Center, 500 Plainfield Ave.

The Metuchen-Edison branch of the NAACP celebrates the 150th anniversary of Juneteenth, the official date for the end of slavery on June 19, 1865, in the United States. The program is free and open to the public.

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