Martin County Library System Press Releases

September 25, 2012

Living History talk October 13 at Robert Morgade Library spotlights tumult of San Francisco in the 60’s

For immediate release:  September 25, 2012                                        
Contact:  Susan Opasik, Martin County Library System, Public Relations, 772-463-2863   

 David Opasik will present an illustrated talk on San Francisco in the Sixties on Saturday, October 13 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the Robert Morgade Library, located at 5851 S.E. Community Drive on the Chastain Campus of Indian River State College, Stuart.

A college student in San Francisco in the 1960s, Opasik will speak about being in the center of this tumultuous decade in America’s most famous rebellious city. Protests ranged from Civil Rights, Freedom of Speech, and the Antiwar Movement to the Women’s Rights Movement.

Free and open to the public, the talk is part of the Living History: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Stories (LHOPES) series developed by Indian River State College history professor Robert R. Farley for students and community guests.

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