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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Historical Exhibit at The Collective

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Racism & Discrimination at the Lafayette Swimming Pool, 1934

Exhibit extended!  

Friday, September 4 - November 7
A historical exhibit examining the events in Lafayette from the 1930s, when the first Lafayette Swimming Pool was built and then shuttered. The exhibit, which features extensive research and photographs, highlights the brave efforts of Latina, Rose Lueras, who fought for civil rights and justice in our community. There will also be online resources available, as well as some small, in-person events if allowed by the current health restrictions. The Collective Community Arts Center, 201 N Public Rd. 

https://cityoflafayette.com/2445/Rose-Lueras-Story

Racismo y discriminación en la piscina de Lafayette en 1934

4 de septiembre - 7 de noviembre
Una exhibición histórica que examina los eventos en Lafayette de la década 1930, cuando se construyó y luego se cerró la primera piscina de Lafayette. La exhibición, que presenta una extensa investigación y fotografías, destaca los valientes esfuerzos de la latina Rose Lueras, que luchó por los derechos civiles y la justicia en nuestra comunidad. También habrá recursos en línea disponibles, así como algunos eventos pequeños en persona si lo permiten las restricciones de salud actuales. The Collective Community Arts Center, 201 N Public Rd

The Collective is Open

Limited Hours:
Tuesdays 10am–5pm
Fridays 10am–7pm
Saturdays 10am–5pm
Sundays noon–5pm


https://cityoflafayette.com/2445/Rose-Lueras-Story

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