Speaker Series on The Hill
A monthly luncheon for members and those in the community, featuring speakers of interest.
Gather at noon on the second Thursday of the month in Widener Hall. Bring your lunch and a friend. Presentation begins at 12:30 p.m. Dessert and coffee are provided. A $5 is donation requested. Call Leslie Lefer at 215-247-4654 or email [email protected]
George Coverdale, Jr. – Cab Calloway and the Harlem Renaissance
Cab Calloway, singer and bandleader, shared many stories and experiences with his nephew George Coverdale, Jr. during their time together on the road traveling between gigs. Stories dating back to the 1920’s including the famous Cotton Club in Harlem, New York City at Lenox Ave and 142nd Street. These experiences led George Coverdale, Jr. to author a book titled, “Cab Calloway, Me and Minnie the Moocher”. Come join us as George Coverdale, Jr. shares some of the many entertaining stories about his uncle Cab Calloway. A book signing will follow the program.