Literacy Immersion ExperienceMarch 9, 2014
This will be the 4th year that Hood College students will work with Franklinton Center and its community partners as part of their alternative spring break service/ learning trip. Hood College focus will be on learning about the history of slavery, and on-going problems of poverty related to communities in eastern North Carolina. For four days Hood College students will be volunteering their time working with Inborden Elementary School in a Literacy Immersion Experience with children age 5 to 11 years old. The Southern Conference Black Clergy Convocation EventMarch 26, 2014
Franklinton Center at Bricks will host The Southern Conference Black Clergy Convocation Event. Farm Resource Plan/Farm Record-KeepingMarch 27, 2014
Training on Farm Resources, and Record-Keeping by Dr. Osei Yeboah, PI from NC A&T University. Farmers will learn about a farm working business plan and how to control their fertilizer, fuel, chemical, and labor costs. This interactive program will help farmers to learn basic farm resource plan, and good record keeping.African American Storytellers RetreatMay 14, 2014
Franklinton Center at Bricks will host The African American Storytellers Annual Retreat. The mission of the retreat has been, and is, to gather storytellers and other lovers of African/American culture to involve themselves in four expressions of culture: music, dance movement, visual arts, and the spoken word.Summer Immersion Mission Trip June 15, 2014
On June 15th through June 21st. the Franklinton Center at Bricks will host United Church of Christ Community Church of Vera Beach from Florida, their Summer Community Immersion Mission Trip. Interfaith Community Work Camp and Immersion ExperienceJuly 21, 2014
Franklinton Center at Bricks will host Rev. Doctor Barbara Kershner Daniel, from Evangelical Reformed United Church of Christ from Frederick, MD.