African American Legacy at Historic Rosedale

Saturday, February 26, 2022 @ 11:00am
Historic Rosedale Plantation

The African American Legacy at Historic Rosedale (AAL) project was established in September of 2021 to address enhancing our interpretation of the enslaved population and their descendants in an equitable, truthful, and compassionate manner. A committee of diverse individuals began researching and planning for the project at that time and continues to offer guidance to its mission, activities, and progress. In 2022, our programming will focus on introducing and celebrating this new project.

February 26th :  11:00 - 4:00

African American Legacy at History Rosedale Introduction Event

Join as as we celebrate Black History month with the launch of our year long initiative addressing the African American Legacy at History Rosedale. This is a free event that will include:

• Introduction of the AAL project

• First chapter of our research and exhibits on enslaved and free African Americans connected with our site

• Sweetgrass basket crafting

• Leon Barry basket lecture and exhibit

• Blacksmithing

• Unveiling of 2022 special events calendar with unique activities, exhibits and events related to the African American Legacy at Historic Rosedale.

Additional details and schedule will be forthcoming. Stayed tuned and plan to join us!


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Saturday, February 26, 2022 @ 11:00am · add to calendar 2022-02-26 11:00:00 2022-02-26 14:00:00 America/New_York African American Legacy at Historic Rosedale https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/427193/african-american-legacy-at-historic-rosedale Historic Rosedale Plantation, 3427 N. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC, 28206

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Historic Rosedale Plantation

3427 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28206
704-335-0325 phone

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From 74 East/Independence Blvd. : Take I-277 North/Brookshire Frwy/NC-16 North Take exit #3B towards Brevard St/Tryon St/Davidson St (NC-49) Continue on E 12TH St. Turn R on N Tryon St. From I-85: Take Exit #41 (Sugar Creek Road) Go East. At the intersection to North Tryon Street turn right. Historic Rosedale is 1 mile on your right.