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Heartsongs: The poetry of George Moses Horton
Heartsongs: The poetry of George Moses Horton

Sat, Feb 12



Heartsongs: The poetry of George Moses Horton

Valentine's workshop with a historic twist! Learn an intriguing connection to an amazing poet and create your own Valentine's masterpiece!

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Time & Location

Feb 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Huntersville, 8231 Gilead Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078, USA

About the event

Valentine's with a historic flair and artistic twist! A true 1854 HEARTS connection between Richard Torrance, grandson to Hugh Torance, and the first published black poet in the South, the enslaved African American poet George Moses Horton. 


Featuring a performance and reading by award-winning actor, playwright, and director Michael D. Connor, reading Don Tate’s children’s biography of Horton. Following the reading will be a craft workshop where attendees create valentines with poetry and collage, utilizing historic and artisanal techniques and materials.  Refreshments and supplies included. 


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    +$0.63 service fee
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  • Child Ticket

    Ages 4-12, Under 3 Free

    +$0.38 service fee
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