'Loving Story' film to air at St. Helena library

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 11, 2014 

The St. Helena library will show the film "The Loving Story" at 11 a.m. Wednesday; a discussion about interracial marriage will follow.

The film tells the story of Mildred and Richard Loving, a woman of black and Native American descent and a white man who married and were the namesakes of a 1967 Supreme Court case that struck down anti-miscegenation laws.

The event is sponsored by the Penn Center and the I.P. Stanback Museum and Planetarium at S.C. State University, according to a news release.

Details: Call Maria Benac at 843-255-6486

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