A Special Evening with Merritt Long
Thank you for your interest in attending this special event featuring local author Merritt Long as he reads from and discusses his new book “My View from the Back of the Bus” with his friend and former Governor of Washington State, Gary Locke.
This unique virtual experience, in partnership with South Puget Sound Community College, will take place on Thursday, May 13 at 5:30 p.m. on Zoom.
As a special guest of OlyFed, we’ll provide you with a complimentary signed, limited edition, copy of Merritt’s book, a memoir of growing up as a black person in Bessemer, Alabama and the journey to leadership and positive change in state government.
To attend the event, please complete the short registration form below. Sponsorship proceeds from the event will benefit The Learning Seed Foundation, an organization started by Merritt and his wife Marsha to provide renewable scholarships to students of color in the South Sound.