AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY EXPO

Date: February 26th

Day: Saturday

Time: 2pm-4pm

Location: Portsmouth Main Library

Celebrate African American history and music. We will have displays of handicrafts, music from Porte Towne Magic, and speaker Jack Gary, Director of Archaeology for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Mr. Gary will discuss the excavations at the First Baptist Church in Williamsburg. The First Baptist Church of Williamsburg was organized in 1776 by a group of courageous slaves and free blacks who wanted to worship God in their own way. Come and hear some of the fascinating history of this early African American congregation

Date

Feb 26 2022

Time

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm