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Visit The Robbins House

June, July & August: 11-4
(Closed Tuesdays)
September, October: 11-4
(Open Fri-Sun + Columbus Day)

320 Monument Street
Concord MA
(Located opposite the Old North Bridge)

(978) 254-1745
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Celebrate Juneteenth at the Robbins House

June 15 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Celebrate Juneteenth at the Robbins House

Saturday, June 15 th • 12:30-2:00 pm • The Robbins House
All ages are welcome to join us at the Robbins House for a celebration of the African American holiday, Juneteenth (a combination of the words June + nineteenth, and the oldest known celebration of the end of slavery in the US). Concord joins other African American communities in this annual commemoration of the emancipation of the last enslaved people in the United States: June 19th, 1865.

Bring your picnic basket and learn about the history – through live reenactment – of the Robbins House and the importance of Juneteenth from Robbins House inhabitant, Miss Ellen Garrison, a Concord public school student, freedman’s school teacher in the South, and social justice advocate. Check out our new exhibit. Come enjoy art, crafts, music and storytelling.

Sponsored by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Details

Date:
June 15
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.robbinshouse.org

Venue

The Robbins House
320 Monument Street Across from the North Bridge and The Old Manse
Concord, 01742 United States
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Website:
https://www.robbinshouse.org

Organizer

The Robbins House
Phone:
(978) 254-1745
Email:
info@robbinshouse.org
Website:
https://www.robbinshouse.org
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