Civil War Reenactments featuring the Ladies of FREED

Chevy Chase Library

Civil War Reenactments featuring the Ladies of FREED

Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, 2:30 p.m.

Celebrate Black History Month by joining the ladies of FREED (Female RE-Enactors of Distinction) as they perform stirring reenactments depicting the lives and contributions of black women of the Civil War era.

FREED is an auxiliary organization of the African American Civil War Museum. Through reenactments and dramatic readings, the group aims to “educate the public and to promote the accomplishments of the African American Civil War soldiers and the women who supported their fight for freedom.”

This event will be held at 2:30 p.m. at the following locations:
  • Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library - Saturday, February 4, 2017
  • Deanwood Neighborhood Library - Tuesday, February 21, 2017