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Preserving and Sharing Rural African-American History in Georgia

Feb 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Free

Join Flat Rock Archives President Johnny Waits and Stockbridge City Council member Elton Alexander to discover one of the oldest African-American communities in the state of Georgia: Flat Rock. Waits will discuss the area’s long history and the story of the people of Flat Rock as they strove – and succeeded – to create a prosperous African-American community in rural Georgia. 

The event is free and open to the public at Cochran Public Library in Stockbridge, part of the Henry County Public Library System.

 

Details

Date:
Feb 16, 2019
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://teamup.com/event/show/id/zjPZze9iPyZVXZL6VipJNDgnJa4gTk

Venue

Cochran Library
174 Burke Street
Stockbridge, GA 30281 United States
Phone:
678-432-5353
Website:
https://henrylibraries.org/locations-hours/

Organizer

Flat Rock Archives
Email:
flatrockarchive1865@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.flatrockarchives.com/