Our Most Recent Event
Ending Slavery: A Juneteenth Celebration
A very special “Du Bois at 50” event that featured:
- The legendary band Magpie, who recently released The Civil War: Songs & Stories Untold
- Pittsfield’s acclaimed Youth Alive Step Team
- Ulysses S. Grant scholar and performer Steve Trimm
- David Levinson, co-author of On the Other Side of Glory: The Berkshire Men of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment
- Scott Christianson, author of Freeing Charles: The Struggle to Free a Slave on the Eve of the Civil War, and others.
It was a day of commemoration, reflection, and celebration.