An Evening with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

The author and sports Hall of Famer discusses the new memoir of his decades-long friendship with UCLA coach and mentor John WoodenIn conversation about “Coach Wooden and Me – Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court”, Abdul-Jabbar talks about the extraordinary connection between one player and one coach that led to basketball history and an American legend.

The event is a fundraiser for Read to Grow. Each $75 ticket includes a copy of his new book. A portion of each ticket purchase ($51) is a charitable donation and is tax deductible.

6 p.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2017

College Street Music Hall
238 College Street
New Haven, CT
(Across from the Shubert Theater)

Reservations required. Purchase tickets (each $75):

Online:  Form immediately below for reservation.

By calling: 203.488.6800 (Simply ask to buy tickets for Kareem.)

Tickets and books will be picked up at the door that evening. Extra copies of his memoir will be available for purchase at the event.

Purchase tickets:

  • Price: $75.00

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