The Plaza is located at the intersection of Highway 79/63 and Myrtle Street in Wabbaseka, Arkansas. Following is the interview transcript in its entirety:Continue reading
2019 was yet another incredible year. Just when it seems that one has reached a stopping point, more is demanded.
2019 took me further into new ventures than I could’ve journeyed alone. I could never have moved in such a forward direction under my own power. God is truly great. There were more dreams fulfilled. More imaginations revealed. More possibilities and opportunities available that were realized.
The year began with growth and change to Irby’s CRP Project. Those baby trees are coming into their own. My babies are growing and looking good. For the first time since I’ve owned the area I ventured into the forest. It was time to give the woods some attention. I marked trails for foot travel. Now I will continue to develop and improve accessibility.
The fourth (4th) annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month was presented by local author Jason Irby on Saturday, February 23, 2019.
This year’s theme was “The Integrators“. Presentations were given by students who integrated schools from around the state of Arkansas. High School integrators included:
On Saturday, February 23, 2019, Jason Irby will present the Fourth Annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History. This year’s theme is The Integrators.
Scheduled to make presentations are representatives from the following Arkansas high schools:
- Students from L. W. Sullivan High School integrated into Morrilton High School
- Students from J. S. Walker High School integrated into Willie K. Hocker High School
- Students from Howard County High School integrated into Saratoga High School
Legend Among Us Honorees
The Black Indian and Native American Heritage Month Fair begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 10th with opening comments from the event establisher, Jason Irby, followed by a presentation of colors by the Parkview Arts Science Magnet High School ROTC.
“We presented this heritage event to preserve the history of Native Americans and the people of African descent who shared relationships among them. Relationships ranged from friendship, family membership, to slavery,” said Irby.
Join author Jason Irby for the 3rd annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month. The event will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Arkansas Children’s Library and Learning Center located at 4800 West 10th Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. Reception immediately following.
Join author Jason Irby to celebrate Black History Month at the 2nd annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History. Experience this dynamic line up of demonstrations, displays, and presentations from around the state. Irby will also present the 2017 LEGEND AMONG US recognitions and honors. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Another incredible year has come to an end. It has been an amazing year of experiences and accomplishments.
“I am so thankful for those who have been a part of this effort,” shares Irby.
Please join author Jason Irby for lunch and special presentations at the annual End-of-Year Review & Showcase on Thursday, November 17, 2016, 12 Noon – 1 pm at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Children’s Library and Learning Center located at 4800 W. 10th Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. Refreshments will be served.
This year’s special guests include: