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Indigenous Peoples Day (Columbus Day) – The Myers Residence will be closed

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence will be closed on Monday, October 12. It will reopen to the public on Tuesday, October 13 at 5pm.   If you are interested in visiting The Myers Residence please visit https://undergroundrailroadhistory.org/tours/ for scheduling information that aligns with COVID-10 safety protocols.    

Yours for the Oppressed, Harriet Myers – GRAND OPENING

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany

Yours for the Oppressed, Harriet Myers - Grand Opening Exhibit Celebrating the Activism of Black Women Across Time   Exhibit Opening begins at 2pm in the backyard of The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence. Paul and Mary Liz Stewart will provide a welcome, to be followed by Opening Remarks from curator Derek Healey. Poet and…

Chess – It’s Your Move – Resumes

Calling all chess players from no experience to beginners to experts. Come play a historical game in a historical house. Boards and chess pieces provided. All are welcome the third Monday of every month.   Light refreshments will be served.   Masks covering nose and mouth, available at The Myers Residence, will be required. Hand…

The Myers Residence will be closed November 25 – 26 – 27

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany

Volunteers and staff will be spending the Thanksgiving holiday with family and friends, as best as can be done under current COVID conditions. To this end The Myers Residence will be closed Wednesday, November 25, Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27.   The Residence will reopen to the public on Saturday, November 28 from…

GIVING TUESDAY 2020 – kicks off DECEMBER DASH – are you ready?

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Are you ready? Giving Tuesday kicks off  UREC's December Dash campaign - help UREC drop kick into 2021 by raising $10,000 before December 31, 2020.   Mark your calendar and join with UREC in working to make our communities more equitable and just for all. Send your donation by postal mail to Underground Railroad Education…

December Dash 2020

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December Dash 2020 - can you donate at least $10 between December 1 and December 31, 2020 to help UREC continue its life-changing programming for teens, adults, and the community…

Holiday Shoppe Open House

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany

Join Us for our Holiday Shopping Extravaganza!* We will have multiple handmade and one-of-a-kind items for sale, our own merchandise, books, puzzles, DVDs, cards, and a wide variety of artwork…

The Myers Residence – will be closed December 24, 25, 26

The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence 194 Livingston Avenue, Albany

  The Stephen and Harriet Myers Residence will be closed to the public on December 24, 25, and 26. It will reopen to the public on Monday, December 28 at…

The UGRR – a New Interpretation of an Old Story

Cocncourse Empire State Plaza 263 Madison Avenue, Albany

Visit the UREC exhibit to be displayed in the Empire State Plaza South Concourse that will present an interpretation of Underground Railroad history and its relevance for today. Eight principles…