Virtual Event: Finding Your Roots Screening
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Region: Lehigh Valley
Hours of operation: 7-9pm
Admission fee: FREE
Tune-in to our virtual screening of Finding Your Roots at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, September 30. The night will feature screening of the exclusive highlights from Finding Your Roots season six. This will be followed by a 30-minute Q&A discussion with Joe Garrera, Executive Director of Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, Jill Youngken, Museum Curator and Tavia Minnich, Administrative Assistant, Content and Local Historian Lehigh Valley Public Media. Reporter Corps member Megan Frank will moderate this discussion. This virtual screening is completely free to the public. ABOUT: For more than a decade, renowned Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has helped to expand America’s sense of itself, stimulating a national conversation about identity with humor, wisdom, and compassion. Professor Gates has explored the ancestry of dozens of influential people from diverse backgrounds, taking millions of viewers deep into the past to reveal the connections that bind us all.