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Pavilion Chat With a West Volusia Pioneer
August 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am
Meet Edith I. Starke, a beloved educator and strong advocate for school integration, who was a member of numerous service and educational organizations and tirelessly worked to provide enrichment opportunities for low-income students. One of the first Black principals to head an integrated school, she served seven years as principal of Parson Street Elementary School — later renamed Edith I. Starke Elementary. She will be portrayed by Stetson University theater major Delicia Bent. Free. Call 386-740-6813.