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‘Hunger Games’ actress intimidated by Rosa Parks role, ponders …

Haitian-American actress Meta Golding is playing one of the most famous women in American civil rights history, starring as Rosa Parks in the movie “Behind The Movement.”

“It was quite intimidating, but such an honor to just even attempt to step into her shoes,” Golding told NBCBLK. “It’s a departure from her other roles, which include “C.S.I. Crime Scene Investigation” and “Criminal Minds” and a bloodthirsty evil doer in the big screen “Hunger Games” blockbusters.

The Alabama-born seamstress, who sparked off the civil rights movement — after refusing to give up her seat on a bus in 1955, is the centerpiece of “Behind The Movement,” which offers viewers a closer look at how the Montgomery Bus Boycott was planned in just three days and ultimately led to the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s.

 Meta Golding as Rosa Parks in the movie “Behind The

Read more at: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/hunger-games-actress-intimidated-rosa-parks-role-ponders-cleopatra-next-n847201

"Hunger Games" actress intimidated by Rosa Parks role, ponders Cleopatra next

Haitian-American actress Meta Golding is playing one of the most famous women in American civil rights history, starring as Rosa Parks in the movie “Behind The Movement.”

“It was quite intimidating, but such an honor to just even attempt to step into her shoes,” Golding told NBCBLK. “It’s a departure from her other roles, which include “C.S.I. Crime Scene Investigation” and “Criminal Minds” and a bloodthirsty evil doer in the big screen “Hunger Games” blockbusters.

The Alabama-born seamstress, who sparked off the civil rights movement — after refusing to give up her seat on a bus in 1955, is the centerpiece of “Behind The Movement,” which offers viewers a closer look at how the Montgomery Bus Boycott was planned in just three days and ultimately led to the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s.

 Meta Golding as Rosa Parks in the movie “Behind The

Read more at: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/nbcblk/hunger-games-actress-intimidated-rosa-parks-role-ponders-cleopatra-next-n847201

Maple Valley Parks & Recreation has Winter Recreation Registration Open Now!

Make a Resolution to Be Fit, Have Fun, and Learn Something New!

Check out the Winter 2018 Recreation Guide in your mailbox or on-line at maplevalleywa.gov.

Don’t get caught hibernating during the winter months! We have many returning classes and some new opportunities to keep you and your family busy through the long winter months.

Check out some new Adult Classes happening at the Lodge.

Adults can sign up for a Bollywood Dance Class, learn to be a Crime Scene Investigator, Take Time for yourself by Creating your own Art Journal or Coloring Inspiration, you can Learn to Play Guitar, join Zumba Class, or many other classes and programs. Take time for self-improvement in 2018!

Register on-line at maplevalleywa.gov or call 425-432-9953 for more information or to register by phone.

Read more at: http://voiceofthevalley.com/2017/12/27/maple-valley-parks-recreation-winter-recreation-registration-open-now/

Parks and Recreation

The Clinton Parks and Recreation office is located at 560 High St. (next to Fuller Field), (978) 365-4140, www.clintonrec.com. The website has details and registration forms. All registrations made on a first-come, first-served basis. No refunds unless program is canceled.

Toddler Programs

Knucklebones – MicroSoccer: Saturdays, through July 29 (no class July 1), from 9 to 10 a.m., in Central Park. Parents are encouraged to participate with their child in this program. Proper clothing and sneakers are required. Cost is $86 per person, for ages 2 to 3 years.

Elementary Programs

Summer Playground: through to Friday, Aug. 11, rain or shine, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., drop off and pick up location is at the Clinton Middle School. Early arrival time is 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Late care is from 3 to 4 p.m., pick-up location is at the state pool. This year, the program includes new field trip locations, special events,

Read more at: http://www.telegram.com/news/20170630/parks-and-recreation