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Local Group Gathering: Charlottesville, VA

December 14 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST

$5.00

Making Our Way Together

Please join us on Saturday, December 14 for a special visit to the Jefferson School African American Heritage Center. We will meet our guide at the Center to tour the school and its history exhibits to learn about the rich heritage and legacy of the African-American community in the Charlottesville-Albemarle area.  After the tour, a member of the Center staff will facilitate a more in-depth discussion of the topics covered and their connection to the present day.

There is a $5 tour fee for adults, free for high school students. Fees will be collected on site. Ample parking is available.

We hope many of you will be able to join us!

Members of CTTT are committed to addressing the Legacies and Aftermaths of Slavery through:

  • Facing History through acknowledging, and sharing personal, family and community histories of race with openness and honesty
  • Making Connections to others within and across racial lines in order to develop and deepen relationships
  • Healing Wounds by exploring how we can heal together through dialogue, reunion, apology, and other methods
  • Taking Action by actively seeking to heal the wounds of racial inequality and injustice and to support racial reconciliation between individuals, within families, and in communities

Please Click Here to RSVP by December 12; simply complete the contact form.

Details

Date:
December 14
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$5.00
Event Categories:
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Venue

African American Heritage Center
233 4th St., NW
Charlottesville, VA 22903 United States
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