Community Voices Case
A Legacy Worth Commemorating
Second Baptist Church Celebrates 150 Years
The Second Baptist Church has a congregation that helped shape our community in its 150-year history. This display highlights the longstanding history using materials from the Second Baptist Church archive and History Center collection. Specially curated by Julie Stout, Collections Intern.
April 5 to May 31
Deckard Education Room
We Answer the Call: Our Neighbors’ Stories from the COVID-19 Community Oral History Project
In the midst of a global pandemic, many Monroe County residents did what they could to help their family, friends, and neighbors stay healthy. The exhibit features quotes from members of our community who have helped or been helped by our neighbors and participated in the History Center’s COVID-19 Community Oral History Project. We Answer the Call shines the light on our local helpers who answered our call for help during the pandemic.
Supported is provided by:
May 24 to December 31
Missed seeing See Her Run? See a few of the women mentioned in See Her Run with this virtual introduction by Hilary Fleck, Collections Manager, and Glenda Murray, County Historian.
Hear from the elected officials themselves! Learn more in our “What’s My Job?” video series, produced by Sara Kress, Education Intern.