MARYLAND’S ANNA ELLA CARROLL DAY SLATED FOR SATURDAY AUGUST 25TH 2012
Come Celebrate With Us the Life and Legacy of The Woman Who Saved The Union.
11AM - Opening Ceremony – Cambridge Spring Valley - Historic Dorchester County Courthouse High Street 2ND Delaware Volunteer Infantry Honor Guard
Carriage Rides through historic West End available from 11AM to 3PM for reservations contact R&D Carriages 443-521-0659
1PM - Memorial Tribute at Old Trinity - Carroll Family Grave Site 1716 Taylors Island Road, Church Creek Md. Music by Phyliss Johnson, Cannon Salute courtesy of Bill Smith & Gerry Horney, Honor Guard & Gun Salute provided by The 2nd Delaware Volunteer Infantry
4PM - History Comes Alive – Music, Song & True Life Stories of Women Who Made A Difference. Bethel A.M.E. Church 623 Pine Street - Cambridge Md.
Appearing: FREED, Female RE-enactors of Distinction - An educational outreach of The African American Civil War Memorial and Museum in Washington D.C.
6PM Annual Presentation of “Lost River, Lincoln's Secret Weapon” A full length movie based on Anna Ella Carroll's true life story. Screenplay Produced and Written by Bruce Bridegroom. Dorchester County Historical Society 1003 Greenway Drive Cambridge - Movie Only $8. / with finger sandwiches & refreshments $18.00 Cash Bar available Reservations Required call 410-228-7953
Anna Ella Carroll Day in Maryland is a project of The Friends of Anna Ella Carroll and is presented in partnership with The Maryland Womens Heritage Center - Baltimore