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Emancipation Day programs
Emancipation Day programs

To commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Emancipation Day in Maryland on Nov. 1, Howard County Heritage sites will participate in a day of special programming that is free and open to the public. Additional parking for Ellicott City events will be available at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Rogers Avenue at Frederick Road. Ellicott City Colored School Restored, 8683 Frederick Road: Exhibit on events in Maryland that led to the end of slavery. Invocation offered, and musical program by the Florence Bain Center Gospel Choir, 2 p.m. Please bring a non-perishable item for a food drive. Howard County Historical Society Museum, 8328 Court Ave., Ellicott City: "Sailors and Slaves: USS...