Date(s) - 12/03/2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Giant City State Park
MAKANDA, Ill. -On Saturday, December 3rd from 1-2pm, join Marlene Rivero, local first-
person heritage interpreter and storyteller, as she reenacts the life of Harriet Tubman: civil rights
activist and abolitionist. Learn more about Harriet’s life, and how songs and signal quilts
communicated information for runaway slaves during her time in the Underground Railroad.
This indoor program is free and open to the public but registration is required.
Please call 618-457-4836 to register.
Giant City State Park is administered by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. The
mission of the IDNR is to manage, conserve and protect Illinois’ natural, recreational and cultural
resources, further the public’s understanding and appreciation of those resources, and promote
the education, science and public safety of Illinois’ natural resources for present and future