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Celebrating Black History Month! Ken-Gar: Then And Now

Saturday, February 16, 2019, 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Kensington Park Library
Kensington Park Library Website
4201 Knowles Avenue
Kensington, MD  20895

(240) 773-9515
Educational Event
Registration is not Required
Did you know Ken-Gar was founded by former slaves in 1892? Resident Karen Jackson will speak on the fascinating history of this Kensington neighborhood. Includes a performance by Lee's Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church members.

Special Thanks to: Andy Fraser of Sandglass for technical and development assistance and Jill Gallagher for logo design.

Villages of Kensington, Inc., does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, housing status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or physical, mental, or developmental disability.