All Hamptons Read

Never Caught book coverNever Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge was our 2018 All Hamptons Read Selection.

Check back in 2019 for our next read!

by Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction

A startling and eye-opening look into America’s First Family, Never Caught is the powerful story about a daring woman of “extraordinary grit” (The Philadelphia Inquirer).

For a complete calendar of events, visit the Forbes Library website.

Fugitive Slave Law posterSouthampton Events:

“From Bensonville to Buxton: Two Florence Families’ Flight after the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850”
A talk with local historian, Steve Strimer!
Tuesday, November 13th
at 7:00pm

…and while you enjoy your book, be transported to Colonial times with our display of typical housewares from the Revolutionary Era. Special thanks to Sue Kozub for sharing!

Revolutionary-era housewares