In addition to the numerous racially motivated bombings that occurred in Birmingham and other cities during the civil rights era, a wave of anti-Semitic bombings occurred across the South. Birmingham historian Sol Kimerling will discuss the 1958 attempt to bomb Birmingham’s Temple Beth-El and examine the responses of the federal government and the local Jewish and non-Jewish communities. Wednesday, May 13, noon.
Feed your body and mind at BPL's Brown Bag Programs. You bring the lunch and we'll bring the drinks. Wednesdays at noon in the Arrington Auditorium located on the 3rd floor of the Linn-Henley Research Library, 2100 Park Place.