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From Resistance to Resilience: Black Virginia’s Path to Freedom (Day 2)

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Venue

Robert Russa Moton Museum
900 Griffin Blvd
Farmville, VA 23901 United States
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Phone
434-315-8775
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ABOUT THE EVENT

Join friends and family for the second of two days of programs honoring the struggle for racial equality by student civil rights activists from 1945–1970. This event, in partnership with Patrick Henry’s Red Hill, will take place at the Robert Russa Moton Museum on Saturday, April 13 from 10:00 am–4:00 pm.

Programs include tours of the museum, a drama presentation by actress Gloria Simon, a descendant-led discussion panel, and more.

Lunch will be served free of charge. Click here for lunch menu.

FREE SHUTTLE BUS

For convenience, a free shuttle bus will depart from Red Hill to the Moton Museum at 9:00 am. Please indicate if you or your group would like to ride this bus when reserving your tickets.


Join Patrick Henry’s Red Hill for the first day of Resistance to Resilience honoring Brookneal’s Black communities from 1794–1944. Programs will be held the previous week on Saturday, April 6 from 10:00 am–4:00 pm. More information and registration for this event can be found here.

TICKETS

Admission is free both days. Please register below. Email info@redhill.org with any questions.

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This event is in partnership with Virginia’s commemoration of the 250th anniversary of America’s founding.