Join WFYI and Central Library to learn about this remarkable woman as we view together a screening of the documentary film. Go beyond the legend and meet the inspiring woman who repeatedly risked her own life and freedom to liberate others from slavery.
Born 200 years ago in Maryland, Harriet Tubman was a conductor of the Underground Railroad, a Civil War scout, nurse and spy, and one of the greatest freedom fighters in our nation’s history. This film is produced by Maryland Public Television and airing on PBS this fall.
After watching the documentary, browse our book list to learn more about Harriet Tubman.
This event is made possible through grant funding from Maryland Public Television.
AGE GROUP: | All Ages |
EVENT TYPE: | Movie/Film |
TAGS: | Movie |
|Mon, Jun 05||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Tue, Jun 06||10:00AM to 8:00PM|
|Wed, Jun 07||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Thu, Jun 08||10:00AM to 6:00PM|
|Fri, Jun 09||10:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sat, Jun 10||10:00AM to 5:00PM|
|Sun, Jun 11||1:00PM to 5:00PM|
As the hub of the Indianapolis Public Library system, Central Library showcases renowned architecture and services. The original 1917 building, designed by Paul Cret and constructed of Indiana limestone in the Greek Doric style, was considered one of the most outstanding secular buildings in the U.S. Its six-story glass and steel-framed addition, designed by Evans Woollen, opened in 2007.