Elizabeth Peratrovich Day events

Posted: Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Graveside memorial service: 12:30 p.m., Evergreen Cemetery

Student presentations: 1:30 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center.

“For The Rights of All: Ending Jim Crow in Alaska” film showing: 3 p.m., Juneau Arts & Culture Center. This documentary, produced and directed by Jeff Silverman, traces Peratrovich’s work in enabling Civil Rights for Alaska Natives. Diane Benson stars as Peratrovich, and other notable people from Juneau are also in the film.

All events are free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by the Alaska Native Sisterhood Camp 2 and 70 and the League of Women Voters of Juneau.





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