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Saturday
30
JUN

Murfreesboro Black History Tour Part 1

16:00
18:00
Cultivator Bookstore
Event organized by Cultivator Bookstore

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Save the date! Please join us for a walking tour of Murfreesboro’s Historic District. Starting from the Cultivator Bookstore heading down Williams Street to the Cozy and Boone Hill, then back up Broad Street and returning to the bookstore. Focus on the origin of education, religion, and commerce of the free people of color in Murfreesboro. Dr. Warren Tilteer, author of Hertford County's Free People of Color, will also be in attendance. $20 ticket fee will go to the purchase of a state highway marker to honor Ruffin Bros. Grocery. Part 2 of the Tour will be held in the fall of 2018 and focus on East Murfreesboro (Diamond City, Vance Street, Carver Park). Part 3 of the Tour will be held in the spring of 2019 and focus on West Murfreesboro (Buena Vista, Nebo). Questions? Tix, info call 252-395-2327.