Family Programs

Storytelling
Sunday Sunday Story Time with Cheryl Wills: The Emancipation of Grandpa Sandy Wills
Sunday, February 28th, 2016 | 11:30 am

Sunday, February 28 at 11:30 am
Free with Museum admission
Ages 3-7

Join us this Sunday for a special reading of The Emancipation of Grandpa Sandy Wills with special guest Cheryl Wills!

The Emancipation of Grandpa Sandy Wills is a powerful story of an enslaved man from Tennessee who won his freedom by fighting in the Civil War. Told through the eyes of descendant Cheryl Wills, anchor and senior reporter for Time Warner Cable’s flagship national news network, New York One News. This brilliantly illustrated children’s book provides readers with a personable Civil War history lesson and an inspiration for them to trace their family roots.

Please contact familyprograms@nyhistory.org for more information and pricing.

 

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