Adams to mark Anthony's 200th on Sunday
The Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Museum in Adams and the Adams Historical Society are hosting a celebration in observance of Anthony's 200th birthday, at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Adams Free Library, 92 Park St. The event is free and open to the public.
The schedule includes a video presentation of the presentation of yellow roses by local children; presentation of the museum's new scholarship to a college-bound Berkshire County student; recognition of descendants of Susan B. Anthony; musical performances; and a celebration of the 15th Amendment, which gave voting rights to black men.
The Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Museum
- The Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Museum, run by the nonprofit group of the same name, is located at 67 East Road in Adams, Anthony's birthplace and childhood home until the age of 7.
- The museum is open through Memorial Day, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, and from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.
- Its spring and summer hours, from Memorial Day to Columbus Day, are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays.
- Admission is $6 for adults, $4 for seniors and $3 for students; free for children 6 and younger.
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