When We Were Colored with Ginger Rutland

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Presented by Sacramento Public Library at McKinley Library, Sacramento CA

Feb 16
When We Were Colored with Ginger Rutland

When We Were Colored, by Eva Rutland, tells the story of one family’s experience with integration in post-World War II Sacramento. When a woman moves to California from the south with her husband and children, the family must confront with it’s like to be the first black household on the block, the only black children at school and how to continue to love those with different ideologies.

Ginger Rutland has written a play based on her mother’s book that will have its premiere at the

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Free

Contact: (916) 264-2700

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McKinley Library

601 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95816

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    • Wheelchair Access

All the rooms in the building are wheelchair accessible, and both the front doors and the library doors are automated. Other doors within the building, such as the bathroom doors, need to be opened

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