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The Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum invites members of the public to attend an “African American Remembrance Day, An Oak Ridge Cemetery ‘Colored Section’ Presentation”. It will be free of charge (donations accepted) and held on Sunday, July 28th, 2019 at 4:00 pm, rain or shine. Attendees may meet at The Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum, located at 1440 Monument Ave., Springfield, IL 62702 (at the entrance to the cemetery) at 4:00 pm, and we will cavalcade to the target location inside the cemetery. Attendees are invited to bring lawn chairs if desired. 

 

 

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