“The Black Soldier in the Revolutionary War” – Feb. 5 Talk

Posted on January 17, 2017

The Millstone Valley Preservation Coalition in partnership with the Hillsborough Reformed Church proudly presents:

The Black Soldier in the  American Revolutionary War

an interpretation by Joe Becton

 

Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 2 to 4 p.m.

Hillsborough Reformed Church

One Amwell Rd, Millstone Borough, NJ 08844

Memorial Hall Building

Award winning interpreter, Joe Becton of Philadelphia, has spoken in schools, historic sites, churches, colleges, libraries, and at Fort Mifflin.  By presenting stories of black soldiers, free or enslaved, rebel or loyalist, the hero “Jack Sisson” illuminates their forgotten service at the birth of our nation.

Honoring Black History Month, the 250th Anniversary of the Hillsborough Reformed Church and the Millstone Valley National Scenic Byway.

Free Admission – donations appreciated

Presentation followed by Q&A, coffee/cake and a brief tour of the HRC sanctuary.

Phone: 732-873-2999    Facebook page:  MillstoneValleyScenicByway

Websites:  www.jobecton.com/jbhistory.htm

http://www.millstonevalley.org/

http://hillsboroughreformedchurch.org/  (with link to directions)

Source: Millstone Valley Preservation Coalition