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April 12, 2004

Frances Marine or
MacKay Jimeson
(850) 245-0413

Brown v. Board of Education Bus Tour to Visit Orlando

The Brown v. Board of Education African American History Bus Tour announced last month by Governor Bush will continue its visit to the Orlando area on Monday. The African American bus tour presents information to students and families in communities throughout Florida.

The bus carries an exhibit that recognizes the contributions of African American leaders in Florida's education history and highlights displays of Florida's heritage, including pictures, sculptures and artifacts.

The tour will visit the following areas:

Day 2 – Tuesday, April 13th
7:15 a.m.
Hungerford Elementary
230 College Avenue
Maitland

10:30
Robert Hungerford Prep School
100 East Kennedy Boulevard
Eatonville

3:00
Denton Johnson Community Center
Boys & Girls Club
400 Ruffel Street
Eatonville

Day 3 – Wednesday, April 14th
7:00 a.m.
Jones High School
801 South Rio Grande Avenue
Orlando

11:00
Memorial Middle School
2220 West 29th Street
Orlando

4:30
Rio Grande Charter School & New Covenant Baptist Church
2210 South Rio Grande Avenue
Orlando

Day 4 – Thursday, April 15th
7:30 a.m.
Colonial High School
6100 Oleander Drive
Orlando

1:00
Howard Middle School
800 East Robinson
Orlando

5:00
FAMU Law School
One North Orange Avenue
Orlando