Reading Frederick Douglass

 

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 Events

These readings are free and open to the public. We’ll continue to add to this list as we get more details from the host communities.

Sun 30

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Jamaica

June 30
11:30 am
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Mon 01

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – South Burlington

July 1
12:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Mon 01

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Enosburgh Falls

July 1
6:30 pm
Enosburgh Public Library, Enosburg Falls
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Tue 02

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Northfield

July 2
4:00 pm
Northfield Common, Northfield
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Tue 02

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Norwich

July 2
6:30 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Tue 02

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Waterbury

July 2
6:30 pm
Rusty Parker Park, Waterbury
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Tue 02

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Jericho/Underhill

July 2
7:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Wed 03

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Wells River

July 3
10:00 am
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Wed 03

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Quechee

July 3
11:00 am
Quechee Library, Quechee
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Wed 03

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Montpelier

July 3
12:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Wed 03

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Castleton

July 3
6:30 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Thu 04

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Manchester

July 4
10:00 am
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Thu 04

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Woodstock

July 4
11:00 am
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Thu 04

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Westmore

July 4
11:00 am
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Thu 04

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Randolph

July 4
12:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Thu 04

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Landgrove

July 4
2:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Fri 05

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Wilmington

July 5
5:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Sat 06

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – North Hero

July 6
2:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Community members are invited to witness and/or join in the reading. Copies of the speech will be provided. Read More »
Sat 06

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Burlington

July 6
5:00 pm
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »
Sun 07

Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – Johnson

July 7
10:00 am
Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Read More »