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Kensington Historical Society Meeting
October 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Meet at 7:00 at Town Hall’s lower level for Coffee, Cookies & Conversation & 7:30 Meeting.
October’s speaker is Montgomery Parks Senior Historian Jamie F. Kuhns, author of “Sharp Flashes of Lightning Come from Black Clouds: The Life of Josiah Henson.”
The subject of the book, Josiah Henson, is known as a preacher, freedom-seeker and Underground Railroad conductor, an author, and abolitionist. Rev. Henson was enslaved on a plantation just off Old Georgetown Road at what is now the Josiah Henson Park. He was baptized near KenGar.