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Sojourner Truth Legacy Plaza Celebration

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Save the date of May 29 (5:30-7:30 p.m.) for the Sojourner Truth Legacy Plaza Celebration at the Mandel Community Center (37 N. High St.). This free event includes meeting artist Derin Fletcher who created an artwork for the plaza. 

In addition, on May 18 at Canal Park, celebrate this project with the Akron Rubber Ducks. The first 1,000 attendees will receive a miniature replica of the Sojourner Truth statue. 

Learn more about this project at, or visit the YouTube channel.

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