|8:30 - 9:00||Doors open with coffee and muffins|
|9:00 - 9:30||Open remarks, housekeeping and special guests|
|9:30 - 9:45||Inspiration for today: “Harriet Tubman” - Follow the Drinking Gourd|
|9:45 - 10:30||Introducing Bonita Johnson de-Matteis. Black family history that has inspired the creation of her children’s story books.|
|10:30 - 10:45||Coffee break and Marketplace|
|10:45 - 11:30||Introducing Lisa McAllister - her Underground Railway Quilt and it’s creation.|
|11:30 - 11:45||Introducing author Rob Rolfe and readings from his publication.|
|11:45 - 12:00||Salute to Les MacKinnon, Grey County’s investigative researcher into all things Black history.|
|12:00- 12:45||Lunch break and Marketplace|
|1:00 - 2:30||Introducing author Peter Meyler - editor of a revised edition of “Broken Shackles - A Memoir of Yesteryear.”|
|2:45||Release of Northern Terminus: The African Canadian History Journal Vol. 12.
Vol. 12 and previous volumes are available for sale.