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Tar Heel Tales: Ruth and the Green Book

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 1–2 p.m.

Register here! This virtual program is for individual children and families and is designed to make learning history fun and interactive.

Ages 5 and up; parents are encouraged to participate with their children during the program

Travel along with Ruth and her parents as they drive south to visit family in the 1950s. Listen to this story and find out how they steer around people who are unfriendly to Black travelers and where they find friends along the way.

See a copy of the real Green Book at the museum this month. And, get ready for our program with your own copy of Ruth and the Green Book, by author Calvin A. Ramsey and illustrator Floyd Cooper—purchase it through the Museum Shop, in person or online.