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Campfire Conversations

April 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

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CAMPFIRE CONVERSATIONS

BEHIND THE BIG HOUSE, The SLAVE DWELLING PROJECT

Nationally recognized. Featured in hundreds of publications from Smithsonian Magazine to House Beautiful.

CAMPFIRE CONVERSATIONS will focus on slavery and the legacy it left on this nation. Joe McGill will lead the discussion on topics ranging from historical trauma, southern monuments, and George Floyd’s death to weddings on plantation.

EXPERIENCE

Highlights

  • Meet a nationally recognized expert
  • Historically based interactive experience
  • In-depth contemporary topics
  • Privately owned State Landmark venue Full Description

Full Description

CAMPFIRE CONVERSATIONS will focus on slavery and the legacy it left on this nation. Joe McGill will lead the discussion on topics ranging from historical trauma, southern monuments, and Free Adults Students Reservations Necessary Limited Space 7-10 pm Friday, April 8th Friday, April 8th George Floyd’s death to weddings on plantations. Bring your questions and your lawn chairs. Have a seat, enjoy the warmth of the campfire, and take in how powerful testimony, openness, and genuine desire for understanding can be.

Includes

✓ Soft drink and light snack
✓ On site restrooms
x Handicap accessible
x Transportation

PREPARE FOR THE ACTIVITY

Meeting point Temple Heights, 515 9th Street N.
Enter via the steps on 6th Ave side of the home, GPS 620 6th Ave. N Open in Google Maps ⟶

Important information

Know before you go:

  • Bring lawn chair
    (If you need a lawn chair, contact the Pilgrimage Headquarters, (662) 368-2503)
  • Outdoor event will take place rain or shine.
  • Wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather.
  • Bring mosquito repellent if needed.
  • Please silence cell phones.
  • Photography is not permitted.
  • Bring sleeping bag and/or tents.
  • On street parking
  • Restrooms available on site

Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Cost:

FREE

Reservations Necessary
Limited Space

Dates & Times

7-10 pm
Friday, April 8th

Joe Mcgill

Behind The Big House, The Slave Dwelling Project 2-day Event!

Nationally recognized. Featured in hundreds of publications from Smithsonian Magazine to House Beautiful.

April 8-9

Ticketing Info:

Mobile
Use your phone or print your voucher
In Person
Preservation Pilgrimage Headquarters, 512 Main Street, Across from City Hall
Open in Google Maps ⟶

Last minute ticketing

Space is Limited

Covid-19 precautions

Special health and safety measures apply.

Event Duration

Space is Limited
Starting time 7 pm
Arrive at 6:45

Free Cancellation

Cancel up to 1 hour in advance.

Location

Behind the Big House, Temple Heights, 515 9th Street N.
Enter via the steps on 6th Ave. N. side of the home, Open in Google Maps ⟶

Organizer

Preservation Society of Columbus
Phone:
(662) 368-2503
Email:
PreserveColumbus@gmail.com