Gil's speaking engagements January 15-February 3 in New Jersey and February 6-10 in Austin, Texas

January 15, Princeton, NJ, Public Library 7 PM"Scholar-led Discussion on The Emancipation Proclamation: Three Views"

January 17, New Brunswick, NJ, Gil’s Grand Daughter's 3rd grade clas "Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement"

January 20, Red Bank, NJ United Methodist Church 10:30 AM Dialogue Sermon with Pastor Myrna Bethke on "Human Relations"

January 21, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Monmouth County, Lincroft, NJ, Monmouth Center for World Religions and Ethical Thought, 7PM "The Selma March: Then and Now" with Rev. John Licitra, a banker now in seminary, who participated in the Sankofa tour of Civil Rights Sites in 2011.

January 29, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ, 7:30 PM Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Celebration

February 3, Preaching at Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Monmouth County, Lincroft, NJ, 10:30 AM

February 6, Anderson High School, Austin, Texas Speaking in support of their "No Place to Hate Program" Gil graduated from Anderson High in 1951 when it was an all black, racially segregated school

February 7 - 10, Anniversary Week, Huston-Tillotson University, Austin, Texas Gil spent his freshman college year at Samuel Huston College, which merged with Tillotson College to become Huston-Tillotson University.

February 10, Trinity United Methodist Church, Austin, Texas Preaching and meeting with members of the Southwest Texas Reconciling Community and MFSA (Methodist Federation for Social Action)