Janice the Griot as Harriet Tubman

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Kids ( 6 - Adults )


Harriet Tubman, an enslaved freedom seeker from the Eastern Shore of Maryland, led hundreds of slaves to freedom along the Underground Railroad. Travel through time and hear the story of Harriet’s life and adventures, her courage and commitment. 

 “Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman


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