Northborough Historical Society meeting
February 28 @ 7:30 pm
Northborough – On Friday, Feb. 28, “The Scholar and the Slaves” will be presented by Robert Ellis, past Historian of the Northborough Historical Society. The program is about William Allen, the youngest and most brilliant of Dr. Allen’s seven children. During the Civil War, William went south to teach slaves and later with two companions compiled the first book of slave songs. The meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m., at the Society building, 52 Main Street, Northborough. The event is free and open to the public.