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🌟 Today, we shine a spotlight some members of the organizing team behind Lexington’s 4th Annual Quock Walker Day, supported by the Association of Black Citizens of Lexington (ABCL), as our #CalendarKeepers for the #CountdownTo250! πŸ“†βœ¨

Quock Walker Day aka Massachusetts Emancipation Day commemorates a pivotal figure in Massachusetts history whose court case helped abolish slavery in the state. The organizing team, along with ABCL, works tirelessly to ensure this important event is celebrated with the respect and recognition it deserves. Their dedication to honoring Quock Walker’s legacy enriches our community and promotes a deeper understanding of our shared history.


  • Fourth Annual Quock Walker Day Hike for Freedom
    • Saturday, July 6, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
    • Bowman Elementary School, 9 Philip Rd, Lexington, MA
  • Fourth Annual Quock Walker Day Community Celebration
    • Saturday, July 6, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
    • Lexington Visitors Center, 1875 Massachusetts Avenue, Lexington, MA

Thank you to the Quock Walker Day organizing team and ABCL for your hard work and commitment to making this event a success. Join us in celebrating their efforts and the impact of Quock Walker’s legacy. πŸ’™βœŠπŸΏπŸ“œ #Lex250 #QuockWalkerDay #ABCL #CommunityLearning #CommunityCelebration