Virtual Book Club – Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge - Newark Public Library

Virtual Book Club – Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge

Virtual Book Club – Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge

Thursday, June 16, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Zoom Webinar – Register here: https://bit.ly/nevercaughtbookclub

Join us for a virtual book club discussing the book Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge by Erica Armstrong Dunbar. Ona Judge, an enslaved woman in George Washington’s household, escaped to find freedom in New England. She was pursued by an intense manhunt led by Washington. Come and discuss the story of Ona Judge and the larger themes of resilience, strength, and humanity commemorated throughout Juneteenth. The event is sponsored by the Newark Public Library and the New Jersey Historical Commission.

Audible has gifted us with free coupons for book club attendees to listen to the book narrated by Robin Miles!

Please email Noelle Lorraine Williams at Noelle.Williams@sos.nj.gov to request a free coupon while they are available.

*Please note the only way to access it is to use your AMAZON account or create one. You will also need to download on the device you choose to listen to it on.