Healing Day 2019 | 2019-08-25T18:30:00

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Healing Day 2019


42 Tidball Road, Fort Monroe, VA

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Healing Day 2019” will commemorate the 400th Anniversary of the first enslaved Africans in North America. At 3PM on Sunday, August 25th, bells will ring nationwide to remember this event. Fort Monroe and the National Park Service will recognize this important anniversary with a program featuring keynote remarks by Dr. Michael Eric Dyson, the Rev. Dr. Michael Battle and musical performances by Damien Sneed, 4Him, and First Baptist Choir. The program begins at 2:30 to 7PM, 42 Tidball Road, Fort Monroe, VA. For more information, visit www.firstafricanlanding.com