Upcoming Events

2nd Mondays

FORR Monthly Meetings

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Alumni House at Kentucky State University

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2nd Mondays

FORR Monthly Meetings

Please join us at the KSU Alumni House to learn more about what we do and, if interested, become a member.  


From East Main, turn onto Dougla...

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5:00pm - 7:00pm

Alumni House at Kentucky State University

2/18/2020

Seeing White, a 5 week series

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Kentucky State University Alumni House (see GPS & Map in Monthly Meeting Details, above) Except March 3 at Paul Sawyier Public Library

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2/18/2020

Seeing White, a 5 week series

Join FORR and Frankfort Anti-Racism Advocates five weeks as we discuss, Seeing White, an insightful podcast series.  Each week we invite you...

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6:30pm - 7:30pm

Kentucky State University Alumni House (see GPS & Map in Monthly Meeting Details, above) Except March 3 at Paul Sawyier Public Library

4/26/2020

Passionate for Justice: Confronting Racism, Healing Community

2:30 pm

Paul Sawyier Public Library

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4/26/2020

Passionate for Justice: Confronting Racism, Healing Community

An Afternoon with Dr. Catherine Meeks

Please join us for a free lecture & conversation about the work to be done toward racial justice, heali...

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2:30 pm

Paul Sawyier Public Library

5/16/2020

Learn About Protecting and Promoting Your Children’s Educational Rights

11:00 a.m. - 1:30 pm. (with lunch break)

First Corinthian Baptist Church, 214 Murray Street, Frankfort

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5/16/2020

Learn About Protecting and Promoting Your Children’s Educational Rights

 This two-hour forum  (with lunch provided) is hosted by Focus on Race Relations (F.O.R.R.) and Kentucky Protection and Advocacy. The discus...

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11:00 a.m. - 1:30 pm. (with lunch break)

First Corinthian Baptist Church, 214 Murray Street, Frankfort

6/19/2020

Juneteenth

TBA - TBA

Josephine Sculpture Park , 3355 Lawrenceburg Road, Frankfort, KY

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6/19/2020

Juneteenth

FORR is partnering with Josephine Sculpture Park to celebrate this important date in history with community wide discussions and a celebrati...

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TBA - TBA

Josephine Sculpture Park , 3355 Lawrenceburg Road, Frankfort, KY

Past Events

12/4/2019

Recognition Luncheon

noon - 1pm

Paul Sawyier Public Library

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12/4/2019

Recognition Luncheon

FORR will recognize individuals and organizations in our community whose efforts have supported FORR's mission.

noon - 1pm

Paul Sawyier Public Library

10/12/2019

Capital Pride Festival

11 am - 5pm

Old State Capitol

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10/12/2019

Capital Pride Festival

FORR will have an information table, so come visit and learn about us. 

11 am - 5pm

Old State Capitol

10/5/2019

South Frankfort Neighborhood Association Fall Picnic

4pm - 8pm

Dolly Graham Park

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10/5/2019

South Frankfort Neighborhood Association Fall Picnic

FORR will have an information table, so come visit and learn about us.

4pm - 8pm

Dolly Graham Park

9/27/2019

The Singing Bridge: A Photographic Memorial to Lynching Victims in the Capital of Kentucky

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Capital City Museum

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9/27/2019

The Singing Bridge: A Photographic Memorial to Lynching Victims in the Capital of Kentucky

Please join us for the opening reception of this Louisville Photo Biennial exhibit with photography by Rebekah Berry, Patrick J. Mitchell, M...

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5:00pm - 7:00pm

Capital City Museum

8/18/2019

A Soil Collection Service

2:00 p.m.

River Room, Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort

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8/18/2019

A Soil Collection Service

In memory of  

Mr. John Maxey, June 3, 1909

Mr. Marshall Boston, August 14, 1894

and the other individuals  whose 

lives were tragically lost to...

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2:00 p.m.

River Room, Paul Sawyier Public Library, 319 Wapping Street, Frankfort

8/10/2019

Pic Pac Thank You & Farewell Day!

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dolly Graham Park Pavillion, 225 River Road, South Frankfort

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8/10/2019

Pic Pac Thank You & Farewell Day!

 We want to show our appreciation for, and bid farewell, to the Pic Pac grocery store owners and employees. They have given to just about ev...

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11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dolly Graham Park Pavillion, 225 River Road, South Frankfort

8/2/2019

FORR featured at Summer Concert

7pm - 10pm

Old Capital Building, 300 W Broadway

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8/2/2019

FORR featured at Summer Concert

Downtown Frankfort's Summer Concert Series on the lawn of the Old State Capital Building features a different non-profit each week. Focus on...

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7pm - 10pm

Old Capital Building, 300 W Broadway

2/11/2019

Be the Bridge - Informational Session

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Paul Sawyier Public Library, Community Room

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2/11/2019

Be the Bridge - Informational Session

 Using curriculum and discussion outlines from Be the Bridge, starting in late February we began hosting groups for White Bridge Builders an...

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6:30pm - 7:30pm

Paul Sawyier Public Library, Community Room

February 2019

Truth and Resolution Luncheon

Paul Sawyier Public Library Community Room

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February 2019

Truth and Resolution Luncheon

FORR: Frankfort sponsored an event to facilitate learning and conversations between officials at Kentucky State University and officials in ...

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Paul Sawyier Public Library Community Room

2018

Candidate Forums

Kentucky State University

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2018

Candidate Forums

FORR: Frankfort held two candidate forums on race relations which were well attended by candidates and constituents. These forums gave candi...

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Kentucky State University