Mackenzie House

Print an 1850s newspaper

Dates and times as posted on the booking calendar

In a 45 minute, hands-on workshop, discover the life and career of Mary Ann Shadd Cary, the first Black woman to publish a newspaper in North America. Experience 19th century technology by printing an 1854 edition of Mary Ann's newspaper, The Provincial Freeman, on the historic printing press.

Pre-registration is required.
Suitable for all ages.