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The African American Experience on the Western Virginia Frontier

July 27, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until July 31, 2019

$4 – $8
African American woman sitting wearing clothing worn by a slave woman

July 27 – 31, Sheila Arnold will present a first-person interpretation of an African American slave using Pricketts Fort for the backdrop of her interpretation.

Also, on Tuesday July 30, interpreter Cordelia Spencer will be doing a special hearth cooking demo on African foods during the 18th century.

Adults – $8.00
Seniors (60+) – $6.00
Youth (6-12) – $4.00
Children 5 and under – FREE
Members – FREE

Learn more about Pricketts Fort here

Details

Date:
July 27, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
$4 – $8
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Website:
https://www.prickettsfort.org/events.html

Venue

Pricketts Fort
88 State Park Rd

Fairmont, WV 26554 United States
Phone:
304.363.3030
Website:
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Organizer

Greg Bray
Phone:
304.363.3030
Email:
info@prickettsfort.org
Website:
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