Join us on a relaxed bike ride as we explore some of the significant historical sites of Florence’s mid 1800s Abolitionist and Utopian Communities. Stories of Sojourner Truth, the Underground Railroad, the early Silk Mill industries and Florence Water Cures will highlight this tour.
Tour starts at 2:30 PM - Friday & Saturday ELKS LODGE - 17 Spring Street, Florence
Guide: Steve Strimer
Mode: biking 2.5 miles (2 hours)
Steve Strimer serves on the Board of the David
Ruggles Center and Historic Northampton
while also working full-time at the
worker-owned Collective Copies and assisting
local authors through Levellers Press.
Supporting Steve with the tour will be board members of the David Ruggles Center; Suzanne Love Goldscheider and Tom Goldscheider.