Coming Up: Westchester and the Underground RR- Feb. 9
03 Feb, 2014
By Loop Contributor
Be part of our tribute to Black History Month with a lecture presented by Linda Tarrant-Reid, the acclaimed author of Discovering Black America: From the Age of Exploration to the Twenty-First Century.
Learn the story behind the brave fugitive enslaved who traveled dangerous routes and in secret to freedom in the northern states and Canada on the Underground Railroad.
Learn how Westchester County played a pivotal role in the escape route.
When: Sunday, February 9th, 2:00pm
Where: Thomas Paine Cottage, 20 Sicard Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 914-633-1776, http://www.thomaspainecottage.org
Cost: $5.00 Adults, $3.00 Children