Friday, January 24, 2014

Free Screening of '12 Years A Slave'

President Lincoln's Cottage and the Armed Forces Retirement Home are proud to commemorate Black History Month with a FREE screening of "12 Years a Slave," the award-winning film adaptation of Solomon Northup's harrowing odyssey. Join us for the screening at 6:00 pm on Thursday February 27, and then return for a program at 1:30 pm on Friday February 28 featuring Vera Williams, Clayton Adams, and Justin Gilliam, three direct living descendents of Solomon Northup.

Reservations required due to limited capacity. Email or call 202-829-0436 x31228 to reserve your space at the screening and/or lecture.

Photo courtesy Fox Searchlight.
Support President Lincoln's Cottage - DONATE today

President Lincoln's Cottage
A Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation
Upshur Street at Rock Creek Church Road, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20011

Click here to learn more about our advertising philosophy! 

No comments: