Stories of Suffrage, Slavery, & Abolition

Sonnenberg Gardens & Mansion State Historic Park
151 Charlotte St.
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Date(s): June 23, 2019
Time: 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Price: Free
Email: info@farmingtonmeetinghouse.org
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The Rochester-based African American Women’s Gospel Choir embraces a musical ministry that reflects the members’ diverse faith traditions and love for gospel music. They will present a range of songs including selections from the 1800s and the time of slavery and struggle for freedom as well as more contemporary times.
“Akoma,” a West African Akan word, means patience, endurance, consistency and faithfulness. The concert will last about 45 minutes, followed by refreshments and informal talk.

Stories of Suffrage, Slavery, & Abolition