Underground Railroad

⭐ Performance: The Life of Harriet Tubman (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

To celebrate Black History Month, reenactor Gina Lee will share the story of Harriet Tubman’s life, her Underground Railroad experience, her achievements and conclude with her death & final resting place.  Ms. Lee has performed with Arena Players, Inc.  and portrayed Harriet Tubman in Baltimore’s Legends & Legacies Jubilee. Dial-In Information Please […]

⭐ Author Talk: Richard Bell, Author of ‘Stolen’ (MCPL) – VIRTUAL or PHONE

Hear from the author of Stolen, a gripping and true story about five boys kidnapped and smuggled into slavery in the Deep South—and their daring attempt to escape and bring their captors to justice. Join us for a book talk about Stolen and the five boys who lost their freedom and attempted […]

Performance: Passage to Freedom (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Janice Curtis Greene will perform the stories of those who attempted to escape the horrors of slavery, and what those who succeeded did with their hard-won freedom. Did you know that women actually sewed information about the Underground Railroad into the quilts they made? Or that there was a school […]

Heroes of the Underground Railroad Around Washington, DC (Peerless Rockville)

Hear the stories of unsung heroes of the Underground Railroad who lived and worked around Washington, D.C. About this Event Author Jenny Masur (formerly National Capitol Region Manager for the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom) presents stories from her new book of unsung heroes of the Underground Railroad who […]