Celebrating Black History Month

Lisa Gardner, City Council Communications Director, 509.625.6226

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 8:23 a.m.

WHAT:           City Council member Betsy Wilkerson and City staff will host a second virtual “Talk Back” discussion celebrating Black History Month with a focus on Black Women in Leadership.  This event is a follow-up to the virtual Talk Back Council hosted last month celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

WHEN:          Thursday, February 25th

4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Panel Discussion

Public Testimony sign-up will begin on Thursday, February 25th at 3:00 p.m. and closes at 4:30 p.m. 


WHERE:       CityCable 5 https://my.spokanecity.org/citycable5/live/  

                     Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/spokanecitycouncil

WHO:            Councilwoman Betsy Wilkerson, Spokane City Council

Kiantha Duncan, President Spokane NAACP

Dr. Shari Clarke, Vice President for Diversity & Senior Diversity Officer

Moderators: Cupid Alexander, City of Spokane

Lisa Gardner, Spokane City Council