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Steal Away Home Book Cover

Freedom Readers Book Club: Steal Away Home by Karolyn Smardz Frost

02-19-19 6:30 PM Doris Jones Family Resource Center

Freedom Readers Book Club:

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Black History Celebration

02-22-19 5:00pm - 9:00pm Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center Atrium

*$5*

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Seeker Speaker Series featuring Karolyn Smardz Frost

02-23-19 3:00 PM Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center Atrium

Cecelia Reynolds came to the Cataract Hotel with her enslavers. One night, she slipped across the Canadian border to freedom. Karolyn Smardz Frost is an award winning author and historian who tells Cecelia’s story in the book Steal Away Home. A book signing follows her one-hour talk. 

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Black Expo 2019

02-24-19 1:00pm - 5:00pm Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center

The Community Health Center of Niagara and Niagara Falls Office of Economic Development / NF MWBE Program, in partnership with the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center, will host the second annual expo for Black-owned businesses of all kinds. From restaurant and caterers, to clothing, jewelry and handbag makers, to fitness, health and beauty providers, to insurance agents, tax preparation and more, the Black Expo supports and celebrates local business, black history, and the Niagara Falls Community.

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