Loading Events

Events for February 1, 2020

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

2:00 pm

Overground Railroad: The Green Book & the Roots of Black Travel in America

February 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Institute on Aging San Francisco, 3575 Geary Boulevard
San Francisco, CA 94118 United States
$5.00 - $15.00

Published from 1936 to 1967, the Green Book was hailed as the “bible of black travel.” At that time, it was very dangerous and difficult for African Americans to travel because they couldn’t eat, sleep, or buy gas at most white-owned businesses. Many older African Americans remember well the years of the Green Book, either from direct […]

Find out more »
+ Export Events

CONNECT With Us

Institute on Aging (IOA) CONNECT is your direct line to us and the starting point for help with your concerns about the needs of older adults and adults with disabilities. IOA CONNECT links you with our services, as well as community services available.
Call IOA CONNECT:
Or send us a message using the form.

How to find us

Contact Us

3575 Geary Boulevard San Francisco, CA 94118

Phone: (415) 750 - 4111

Fax: (415) 750 - 5338

Locations Served

Marin   |   Peninsula   |   San Mateo County   |   Santa Clara County   |   San Bernardino / Riverside County   |   East Bay