COVID-19 Community Memory Project 2020

COVID-19 Community Memory Project 2020

Every member of our community has faced dramatic changes, felt difficult emotions, and responded to the global spread of COVID-19 in a variety of ways. The Black River Academy Museum and Okemo Valley TV have partnered because your stories are important and we are here to help preserve them.

COVID-19 Community Memory Project 2020Create a powerful personal record and family history by responding to these prompts about your life in the Ludlow, Vermont area during the Spring of 2020. Your voice can also be added to the extensive local history collection at the Black River Academy Museum. With your help, future generations will better understand the unique challenges during this crisis and the resilience demonstrated by our community. We hope these activities serve as a source of reflection and inspiration now and in the future.

Download the Memory Project Booklet here.

You can add this document to the museum collection by visiting or mailing a printed copy to the Black River Academy Museum at PO Box 894, Ludlow, VT 05149. We also encourage you to share photos, artwork, videos, recordings, and interviews that you have created and collected during these abnormal times.

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