June 26, 2021 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Veronica Betts as  Rebecca Woods

History Comes Alive!

First-person impersonator, Veronica Betts, will  portray Rebecca Woods – showing how this child slave became a servant of the Ridgley Family of Springfield, IL.

Presentation begins at 1:30 p.m. and will be held at the Springfield & Central Illinois African American History Museum.   Please call the Museum at 217-391-6323 to make a reservation since space will be limited to 60% capacity.