STATEHOUSE CALENDAR

Live Performance by "We've Known Rivers"
 

We've Known Rivers
Time
February 4 - February 25, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Location
Atrium
The Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, OH 43215


Description

Black History Month 2020 at the Ohio Statehouse

The Ohio Statehouse will celebrate Black History Month throughout February with a special exhibition and free historical performances each Tuesday at noon.

Live performances by “We’ve Known Rivers”

We’ve Known Rivers is a group of dynamic storytellers that commemorate the African American experience in American history through engaging first-person presentations. Each performance will take place at noon in the Atrium.

 

Feb. 4, 2020 - “John Randolph’s Freed People: You Can Hear Me Now” by Paisha Thomas.

 

Feb. 11, 2020 - “The Henry Box Brown Show” by Rory Rennick.

 

Feb. 18, 2020 - “Of Memory and History: An Affrilachian Storyteller Speaks” by Lynette Ford.

 

Feb. 25, 2020 - “Courage in the Skies: The Story of the Tuskegee Airmen” by Anthony Gibbs.

 

If you have a group of 10 people or more who would like to attend a performance, please call Katie Montgomery at 614-728-3726 about seating availability.