Alice Hooe Foster, the first African American woman to graduate from Montclair High School, contributed greatly to Montclair’s social justice initiatives in the early 20th century, including the founding of a YWCA for African American women and girls. Montclair resident, former teacher, and historian Betty Holloway will share her extensive research on Foster’s life and contributions to the community at this evening presentation. Suggested donation $5. In the Founder’s Room, 110 Orange Road, Montclair.
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Earlier Event: October 19Executive Director to speak at New Jersey Historical Society Appreciation Event
Later Event: November 5Walk. Talk. Taste Montclair History.