Hidden in Plain Sight: A History of Quilts and the Underground Railroad
MONEE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Hidden in Plain Sight:
The story of Quilts & the Underground Railroad
Rev. Betsy Youdris is a retired United Methodist pastor who is connected to the Frankfort United Methodist Church. She blends her love of storytelling, quilting, the Civil War, & the Underground Railroad to present: Hidden in Plain Sight: the story of Quilts & the Underground Railroad.
Rev Youdris’ husband Chuck is a longtime collector of Civil War (black powder) firearms. With his Civil War artillery corporal’s uniform, he will present and talk about his firearm collection.
As Charles & Elizabeth Henneman, the Youdris’ will portray an Ohio farm couple whose farm served as a stop on the Underground Railroad to Canada.
Monee Community Building in Firemen’s Park
5162 W Court Street
Monee, IL 60449
Thursday, November 9th, 2017 @ 7:15 PM
Free program, light refreshments will be available