Black History Month
01Salem Chapel Cemetery Project
Friday, February 17, 2023, 6:30-9 p.m.
Join us for a night at the museum with Rochelle Bush, Salem Chapel Trustee and Resident Historian, and Historian Dr. Adam Montgomery to discuss the Salem Chapel Underground Railroad Cemetery Project. This project will restore gravestones of African-American freedom seekers who came to St. Catharines and the surrounding area before the U.S. Civil War via the Underground Railroad and other early Black residents who settled in the region.
- Live music
- Opening remarks at 7 p.m.
- Cash Bar and light food
- Meet and mingle with the project team