"Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman"
Sunday, February 3, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM (EST)
West Caldwell, NJ
In honor of Black History Month, actress Daisy Singer (from the American Historical Theatre) will present the one-woman play "Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman" on Sunday, February 3 at 2:00 pm in the Community Room. Ms. Century brings to life the remarkable story about Sojourner Truth, the Civil War slave who overcame incredible obstacles and mixed with such leading figures of her day as Susan B. Anthony, Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant. She also preached, spoke about women's suffrage, worked as Union nurse, and helped recruit black troops during the Civil War for the Union Army. This program, sponsored by the Friends of the Library, is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. Sign-up online or call 973-226-5441.