Story Time: Stories by the Mound

LOCATION: DIVERSITY IN BASEBALL EXHIBIT, THIRD FLOOR

Bring your kids to story time! A Freedom Center staff member or volunteer will read a story that highlights minority baseball players and their impact on the game of baseball and American culture.

Book: I am Jackie Robinson by Brad Meltzer (book read by Freedom Center Staff/ Volunteer)

Ages: k – 6

 

Story Time: Stories by the Mound

LOCATION: DIVERSITY IN BASEBALL EXHIBIT, THIRD FLOOR

Bring your kids to story time! A Freedom Center staff member or volunteer will read a story that highlights minority baseball players and their impact on the game of baseball and American culture.

Book: Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl’s Baseball Dream by: Crystal Hubbard (book read by Freedom Center Staff/ Volunteer)

Ages: k – 6

 

Highlights Tour

LOCATION: TOUR STARTS IN THE FREEDOM CENTER LOBBY

This tour will lead visitors throughout the main gallery halls of the museum. The tour guide will highlight significant artifacts, stories, locations, and answer questions on this one hour experience.

 

Freedmen’s Bureau Indexing Campaign

Last Friday, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center hosted the Freedmen’s Bureau Indexing Campaign announcement. FamilySearch, the largest genealogy organization in the world, announced the digital release of over 4 million Freedmen’s Bureau historical records and the launch a nationwide volunteer indexing effort. The event was held in the Harriet Tubman Theater and a livestream was broadcast from the main press event that took place at the California African American Museum in Los Angeles.

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