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The Elegba Folklore Society led a processional, pouring of libations and prayer upon the return of the ancestral remains to Richmond.

EMSW Project Community Update

Date: Saturday, June 3, 2023
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 815 E. Grace Street, Richmond

Join us as we share progress and continue planning VCU’s ongoing effort to acknowledge and reconcile the university’s past and its continued plans for the memorialization and interment of the remains found in the East Marshall Street Well.

Pre-registration is encouraged by May 31. Register here

Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Refreshments and a light lunch provided.

Made possible by funding from the American Council of Learned Societies Sustaining Public Engagement through funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities. In partnership with Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church.

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View the printable EMSW Project Community Update flier.