September 17 – Jubilee Voices at “Echoes of the Enslaved”

This annual event addresses the lasting legacies of chattel slavery in Prince George’s County with a unique historic site and theme each year.  For 2022, Riversdale House Museum will highlight recent work with descendants along with connections to health and wellness. The event begins Friday, September 16, with a descendants panel moderated by Joe McGill of the Slave Dwellihg Project, and bonfire conversation.

On Saturday, September 17 at 2 p.m., join Jubilee Voices for a spirited, interactive concert of songs, games, stories and more  as part of a daylong celebration of family history, wellness and community engagement through archaeological excavations, music, food and connection.

These events are free; pre-registration is only required for the Friday events.
DATE/TIME: Saturday, September 17, 2022, 12 noon – 4 pm (Jubilee Voices performs at 2 pm)
LOCATION: Riversdale House Museum, 4811 Riverdale Road, Riverdale, MD 20737 <view map>
TICKETS: Free and open to the public.
EVENT WEBSITE: For more information on the full event, visit the 2022 Echoes of the Enslaved website.