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Lorain’s Connection to the Underground Railroad

June 4, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Historical Program

June 4, 2022 at 11 am at the Carnegie Center

Presented by Matt Kocsis, Senior Naturalist at Schoepfle Garden
Lorain County Metroparks
Learn how families like the Burrells found the movement of abolitionism and practiced it through their participation in the Underground Railroad. From Oberlin to Sheffield to Lorain, runaways found a road to freedom with the help of the Burrells.
Pre-registration is recommended. Call 400-245-2563 or send an e-mail to [email protected] Admission: $5, payable at the door.



June 4, 2022
11:00 am - 12:00 pm


Carnegie Center
329 W 10th Street
Lorain, OH 44052 United States
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