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Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society Author Talk
March 8, 2020 @ 3:00 pm
The Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society presents Beverly Mills and Elaine Buck of the Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum and authors of If These Stones Could Talk.
Beverly Mills and Elaine Buck will share their journey in establishing the first African American Museum that serves the Hopewell, Mercer, and Somerset communities. Their many years of research found the official burial place of one of the first Revolutionary War African American soldiers from the Sourland Region. They co-authored If These Stones Could Talk about the Stoutsburg Cemetery and its lessons from the past that are voiced by their unearthing of many overlooked and untold stories.
The Event is a fundraiser for the Ewing Township Historic Preservation Society:
ETHPS members – $10.00
General Public – $15.00
(check or cash requested)
The 1867 Sanctuary Arts and Culture Center is wheelchair-accessible through a wheelchair ramp through the gate on the left side of the building. All parking is across the street in the Ewing Presbyterian Church lots, including an inner ring across the street for disabled parking. Passengers may be dropped off at the curb directly in front of the main entrance; please use your hazard flashers when stopped there. Concert parking is recommended in the north lot (by the field closest to I-295). For your safety, please cross at the marked crosswalk and press the yellow button to activate flashers.