SCHENECTADY - A conference, "The Underground Railroad, Its Legacies, and our Communities," will be held Feb. 27-March 1. The event is being organized by Underground Railroad History Project of the Capital Region Inc. and will be held at Union College.
On Feb. 27, a dinner guest speaker will speak about "Attitude is Everything! - The Psycho-Social Legacy of the Underground Railroad." On Feb. 28, there will be workshops, cultural keynote, exhibits and vendors. On March 1, a tour will be offered of Schenectady's UGR and African American heritage sites - Vale Cemetery, Mabee Farm, the Stockade, and Hamilton Hill Arts Center.
For more information or to register, visit www.ugrworkshop.com or call 432-4432.