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The Liberty Bell: Symbol of American Freedom

Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Liberty Bell represents freedom in America and is a universal symbol of individual freedoms. The bell began its journey before the American Revolution, was melted and recast several times. It was hidden from invaders, sold as scrap and motivated a movement.  Discover through the chronicles of history, how it became a bell that rings in American hearts and the hearts of people seeking freedom across the globe.

Presenter: John Cilio is a historian and storyteller. John lives in Sherman, CT and is the author of six historical books and over 200 articles covering a broad range of topics and has spoken on a wide range of topics in over 60 countries. His goal is to make history relevant, engaging, and enlightening

Please register and a Zoom link will be sent to you before the event.


Thursday, September 24, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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AFPL Adult Programs
860-673-9712 ext 4
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