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African American Week

July 9, 2017 @ 8:01 pm - July 12, 2017 @ 8:04 pm

10am – 4pm The African American Experience on the western Virginia Frontier
Part of our week-long program on the African American experience during the Revolutionary Period, historic interpreter Sheila Arnold will be doing a first person interpretation of an African American slave using Pricketts Fort for the backdrop for her interpretation. Also, during the week historic interpreter Cordelia Spencer will be doing a special hearth cooking demo on African foods during the 18th century and how these foods influenced African American culture today.

Details

Start:
July 9, 2017 @ 8:01 pm
End:
July 12, 2017 @ 8:04 pm

Venue

Prickett’s Fort State Park
United States