Thursday, May 23 ~ 7:30am - 3:30pm
Field Trip to Historic Dennis Farm
Purchased in 1793 by free African American Prince Perkins, the 153-acre Dennis Farm in Susquehanna County has been African-American owned since immediately after the Revolutionary War. Join us as Perkins' descendent Denise Dennis (President and CEO of the Dennis Farm Charitable Trust), Wade Catts (Associate Director of Cultural Resources for John Milner Associates), and Dr. John Roby (archaeologist, writer and educator) lead a tour of the historic property and discuss its unique position as a local and national asset.
Note: Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes!
Chartered transport leaves from the museum at 7:30am for 10:30am arrival.
RSVP Required. For more details and to RSVP, contact Jennifer Anderson at email@example.com. Please include contact information in your response. RSVP no later than MONDAY, MAY 13, 2013.