Tryon Palace’s February Lunch and Learn to Highlight Craven County’s Enslaved Population

NEW BERN, NC – Feb. 16, 2018

Research regarding Craven County’s enslaved population will be the topic of Tryon Palace’s next installment during its monthly Lunch and Learn series. “To Know Them By Name” will be held Friday, Feb. 16 at noon in the North Carolina History Center.

In honor of Black History Month, “To Know Them By Name” will feature a research project currently ongoing at Tryon Palace to better understand Craven County’s enslaved population. The research includes individual names, stories and experiences to better interpret this moment in history. 

“To Know Them By Name” is a part of Tryon Palace’s monthly lunch series.

Tickets for each event are $6 per person and free for Tryon Palace Foundation members. Visitors must bring their own lunch for these events. Each Lunch and Learn will begin at noon and guests will meet in Mattocks Hall inside the North Carolina History Center.