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Disability Pride Philadelphia

Event Date/Time

Jul 28, 2012
9:30 am until 6:00 pm

Description

Disability Pride Philadelphia

Commemorate 22 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act with a day-long celebration. Unveiling of wheel chair used by disability rights activist Justin Dart, Jr. while flanking President George H.W. Bush at the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990, photography exhibition, interactive booths, Disability Pride March, reception.

Also enjoy free admission to the National Constitution Center today.

Participate in the Disability Pride March starting at the National Constitution Center and ending at the Liberty Bell.

9:30am: Doors open, booths, tables, discussion

11am-12noon: Unveiling ceremony for Justin Dart Jr.’s wheelchair at the National Constitution Center (525 Arch St.)

12noon-2pm: Speakers, performers & joint photo exhibition by documentary photographers Tom Olin & Harvey Finkle at the National Constitution Center

2pm-3:30pm: Disability Pride March on Independence Mall

3:30pm-5:30pm: Reception at Liberty Resources (714 Market St., Atrium Lobby)

Cost Free
Location

National Constitution Center
525 Arch St.
Independence Mall
Philadelphia, PA
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Additional Information
Phone215-409-6600
Websitehttp://facebook.com/DisabilityPridePhiladelphia.
Location: PA - Philadelphia
Free Event?: FREE
Ages: All Ages/Families
Pre-Register?: No registration needed

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