Feb 20 2018
“Bates: Center of Excellence – Memories of Bates’ Teachers” — A documentary about our community!
The Kunta Kinte – Alex Haley Foundation announces the creation and debut of the documentary film, “Bates, Center of Excellence: Memories of Bates’ Teachers.” This documentary was created by the Foundation as part of its ongoing effort to promote legacy endeavors in the city of Annapolis and throughout Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
The documentary is based on the reflections and recounting of memories from interviews of 15 former teachers of Bates High School. It tells the story of Bates from the prospective of educators who had firsthand experiences in teaching at this secondary school prior to the integration of public schools in Anne Arundel County, Maryland in the mid-1960s.
Friday, February 23, 6:00-7:30 pm
Wiley H. Bates Legacy Center
Saturday, February 24, 3-4:30 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 25, 4-5:30 p.m.