National Parks Boston Collaborates with the Boston Public Library

          The National Parks of Boston, in partnership with the Boston Public Library, is pleased to announce our 2021 lecture series! Over the next few months NPB Rangers will deliver nine virtual talks exploring the BPL’s 2021 programmatic theme Repairing America: Race Equity and Recovery. All talks begin at 6:00 pm EST and are free to attend. Registration is required.  
     
Revolutionary Harbor: Boston’s Maritime Underground Railroad
February 2, 2021 at 6 pm          
During the years preceding the American Civil War, Boston served as one of the most important stops on the Underground Railroad. Did you know that many of the fugitives escaping from enslavement came to Boston by stowing away on ships from southern ports? This program explores the untold stories of men and women making daring escapes to freedom through Boston Harbor. To register, click the link.   Register Here    


    Beyond the 54th
February 16, 2021 at 6 pm        
Many people know the story of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment during the Civil War, but have you ever wondered what happened after 1865? Join Ranger Jocelyn as we delve into the stories of some of the men who served and learn how many continued to fight for equality for all. To register, click the link .   Register Here