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  • May 11, 2012
    1:00 pm

    Must RSVP attendance with Hurst Office Suppliers.

  • February 11, 2012
    11:00 amto2:00 pm
    March 10, 2012
    11:00 amto2:00 pm
    April 14, 2012
    11:00 amto2:00 pm
    May 12, 2012
    11:00 amto2:00 pm

    This program is a collaboration with the UK African American Africana Studies. These conversations will happen every 2nd Saturday, December-May 2012).

    January 14, 2012- Dr. King’s Dream for Black Men, What’s Next: MLK Cultural Center scholar-in-residence, professor Arnold Farr and co-host professor Vershawn Young, African American Studies and English, will discuss the promise of black manhood in America by examining MLK’s actions, philosophies, and speeches.

    February 11, 2012- So Black I’m Blue: Psychologist, Lynda Brown-Wright, discusses the mental health consequences of racial oppression and coping skills black men develop to survive.

    March 10, 2012- The Enemy Within: Black Male Health and Healing: Lexington physician, Jai Gilliam, discusses health concerns specific to black men.

    April 14, 2012- The Power and The Pain of Empowered Black Men: Black Panther scholar, Jakobi Williams, discusses key figures in the movement and their celebratory relationship with the communities they lived in.

    May 12, 2012- 99 Problems: Legal scholar, Melynda J. Price, speaks and moderates a panel discussion between police officers and young black men.

  • May 12, 2012
    7:00 pm

     

    The Grand Opening of the Lyric Theatre Picture Show is proud to announce the Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky sponsored Lexington movie premiere of the film STILL STANDING.  From the creators of “BlackandMarriedWithKids.com,” “Happily Ever After” and “You Saved Me” comes the next installment of timeless love stories.

    A diverse group of couples provide transparent, insightful conversation about what it takes to have lasting power in current day marriages. Through infidelity, chronic illness, financial crisis, blended families and more these couples explain WHY and more importantly HOW they are STILL STANDING.

    This film stars Kindred the Family Soul, Speech (Arrested Development) and Yolanda Thomas and Dr. Sherry L. Blake (Braxton Family Values), and is hosted by the film’s producer/director, Lamar & Ronnie Tyler. Lamar & Ronnie Tyler.

    The Lyric Theatre Picture Show is made possible due to a generous donation from Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky.