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Underground Freedom Train Ride at Union Station

In Writing (all kinds) on July 14, 2017 at 8:29 PM

Hello Community Massive,
Final preparations are being completed for the Underground Freedom Train
Ride 2017, that will be leaving Union subway station on Monday night, July
31st at 11:45pm.  This will be the 5th annual Freedom Train Ride and it
continues to grow and develop each year.
Important to know:
– 10:45pm – formalities begin
– 11:20pm – boarding train
– 12:15am – arriving at Sheppard West subway station (previously Downsview
station) on Emancipation Day (August 1st)
– 2017 train conductor – Zanana Akande – 1st Black woman elected to Ontario
provincial legislature and community advocate for several decades
– family and friends are invited with your TTC ticket
– follow on new twitter account for ongoing updates @FreedomTrainTor
Program will include :
– some staples from last year plus some new surprises
– Freedom Train t-shirts will be available for sale prior to the event (stay
tuned for details)
See below video links from the first train ride in 2013 and also last
year’s train ride
Louis March
Communications
Twitter: @FreedomTrainTor
More info: 416-538-0889

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