Please join us with friends and family on our community free day to celebrate Black History Month!
Admission is FREE to All!
10 AM - 4 PM: USCT Display & Living History
10 AM - 4 PM: Period clothing station for children & adults to try on and take selfies
10 AM - 4 PM: Coloring Activity Station
10 AM - 4 PM: Living History - Officers for the Union
10 AM - 4 PM: Living History - Ladies for the Union
The Long Hill String Band (10:30 AM, 12:00 PM & 2:30 PM)
Recruitment into the Army with Dean Auchenbach (11:30 AM)
11:00 AM Kevin M. Levin (Independent Scholar) - "Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War's Mot Persistent Myth"
12:30 PM Eric J. Mink (Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park) - "The Fight at Alrich Farm - May 15, 1864"
1:45 PM James Hayney - Portraying President Abraham Lincoln
3:00 PM Sharon L. Williams, Ed.D. (Retired Educator) - "The Life and Times of Ephraim Slaughter - USCT"
Educational Presentations sponsored by: