South Haven Scott Club Presents: Idleweild Resort- A Respite from Racism
July 19: Idlewild Resort – A Respite from Racism NOTE: 1:00pm On Zoom shown at the Scott Club Or, join via Zoom from wherever you are located. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a Zoom link
by Morris O. Thomas Established in 1912, Idlewild welcomed African Americans with no restrictions at a time when segregation was rampant. The small town eventually became one of the most popular African American resorts in the Midwest. This presentation is journey back to the decades when Idlewild offered rest, relaxation, and a respite from racism. Morris O Thomas, retired Professor of Geography, Environment and Spatial Sciences at Michigan State University will present his program via Zoom. Scott Club will be open for participating in this program.