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Africans 400 years in America: “I Am An Answered Prayer”

August 23, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free

Hosted by the Spirituality Network recognizing the August 1619 arrival of 20 enslaved Africans at Point Comfort in the English colony of Virginia. Fashioned after traditional “Watch Night” services, the reception will feature spoken word, music and artifact displays from the National Afro-American Museum & Cultural Center and the Ohio History Connection as well as speakers discussing the significance of African American history and culture, especially in Ohio.

The event is free; RSVPs required. To register and for more information, contact the Spirituality Network at 614-228-8867 or email: info@spiritualitynetwork.org.

Details

Date:
August 23, 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/africans-400-years-in-america-i-am-an-answered-prayer-tickets-62139278254

Venue

Ohio History Center
800 E 17th Ave
Columbus, OH 43211 United States
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Phone:
1-800-858-6878

Organizer

The Spirituality Network

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