Fauset Day 2016 Postponed

The Jessie Redmon Fauset Day, originally scheduled for Saturday, May 21 at Lawnside Public School, has been postponed. A new date has not been set.  More information will be announced in June.

Poets who submitted to the annual Spirit of the Renaissance Poetry Competition will be acknowledged and contacted with updates.



2016 Jessie Redmon Fauset Day May 21

Join the Lawnside Historical Society for the 2016 Jessie Redmon Fauset Day, Saturday, May 21 at 1 p.m. at the Lawnside Public School., 426 E. Charleston Ave., Lawnside.

Admission is free and features winners of the Annual Spirit of the Renaissance Poetry Competition. This year’s theme is “Respect.”

Dr. Keith Green, head of Africana Studies at Rutgers University, Camden, will talk briefly about Miss Fauset, the poet, author and literary editor of The Crisis Magazine.JessieRedmonFausetDay2016