African American Migration / Junteenth Farm Friday

Jun 17, 2022

10:30 a.m.  -  FREE - Join us on the Perkins Stone Mansion lawn, 550 Copley Road, Akron!

Each week is a different theme using the Society's Outreach Discovery Trunks. This week will feature African American migration to Akron/Summit County and it will kick off our Juneteenth celebrations for the weekend. Students will be split into two groups: 1) preschool - first grade and 2) 2nd through 6th grade.

Farm Fridays are presented each Friday during the summer through September 2nd starting at 10:30 a.m. and ending at 11:30 a.m. for the littles (preschool - 1st grade) and 11:45 a.m. for the older students.

Farm Fridays are held in sunshine and rain. Parking is availalble in the grass lot at S. Portage Path and Copley Road or at the paved John Brown House lot on Diagonal Road. The paved lot adjacent to the Perkins Stone Mansion grounds will be reserved for handicapped and school bus/van parking.