09/14/2019

Let's Break the Barriers of Racism . . .

1pm - 3pm

Robert W. Johnson Community Center, 109 North Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740

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09/14/2019

Let's Break the Barriers of Racism . . .

Join us for our second annual Race Relations Forum. Moderator: Ms. Tekesha Martinez. Panel: Mrs. Kathy Powderly, Bernie Semler, Mrs. Tracey Brown, Austin Heffernan, and Mrs. Donna Brightman. More detials in the flyer below.

1pm - 3pm

Robert W. Johnson Community Center, 109 North Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740

9/21/2019

Hallowed Ground Tour

11am - 6pm

Starts at Rose Hill Cemetery. 600 South Popomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740

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9/21/2019

Hallowed Ground Tour

Our Hallowed Ground Tour has been rescheduled for September 21, 2019. This will be a driving tour with four stops: Rose Hill Cemetery; Saint Marks Episcopal Church; Tolson Chapel AAM Church; and the Kennedy Farm. Cost is $20 per person with children free. Please see our flyer below for addition information. Pre-register by sending a check to the African-American Historical Association of Western Maryland, 58 East Franklin Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

11am - 6pm

Starts at Rose Hill Cemetery. 600 South Popomac Street, Hagerstown, MD 21740

10/19/2019

Martin Delany: African-American Abolitionist

2pm - 4pm

Franklin County Visitors Bureau. 15 South Main Street, Chambersburg, PA

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10/19/2019

Martin Delany: African-American Abolitionist

The Jefferson County Black History Preservation Society will present Martin Delany: African-American Abolitionist presented by Bob O'Connor, James Taylor, and George Rutherford.

2pm - 4pm

Franklin County Visitors Bureau. 15 South Main Street, Chambersburg, PA

10/13/2019

Museum Talk

2pm - 4pm

Washington County Museum of Art

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10/13/2019

Museum Talk

Join us for a museum talk between Curlee Holton and David Driskell.

2pm - 4pm

Washington County Museum of Art

About Us

To Preserve, Promote, and Educate

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Our goal is to preserve, promote, and educate. The African-American Historical Association of Western Maryland seeks to preserve African-American history and heritage by promoting the people, organizations, and events that shape African-American History. 

Get Involved

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Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!

Donate

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Our goal is to offer most of our programs for free to the public. In order to do so at times we need to rent facilities and provided refreshments or speaker fees. Please consider donating using our GoFundMe page. Click on the link below. Thank you for your support.

https://www.gofundme.com/african-american-historical-association&rcid=r01-15503258209-ce62cd7732bd43b8&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_m

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Officers

  

Ron Lytle: Chairman

Richard Kline: President

David Gibney: Vice President

Thérèse Keegan: Secretary

Al Martin: Treasurer


Community Members

  

Emilie Amt: Researcher and Presenter

Karen Milgate: Advisory Committee

ZSun-nee Miller-Matema: Historic Creative Arts Consultant

Pat Schooley: Historian and Proofreader

Ed Maliskas: Networking and Musician