REMEMBERED: THE HISTORY OF AFRICAN AMERICANS IN WESTPORT
Westport Historical Society’s interactive new exhibit, Remembered: The History of African Americans in Westport, retells the history of African American families in Westport from colonial days to the present. Out of a history born of slavery, black Westporters persevered, gaining freedom and creating lives in the town as educators, freedom fighters, artists, patriots and respected citizens.
Press Tour: 2pm, Friday, May 11
Reception: 5pm, Friday, May 11
Public opening, 10am, Saturday, May 12