Historic 2-hour Newtown Trolley Tour
Friday, February 17, 2023. Meet at 9:45am sharp at Robert L. Taylor Community Center 1845 34th St, Sarasota, 34234. All proceeds go to the Sarasota African American Cultural Coalition. Registration is required.
Learn how contributions by early African American pioneers helped make Sarasota what it is today. The rich history of the Newtown community, among the oldest neighborhoods in town, is celebrated. Learn about early pioneers who built Sarasota’s infrastructure, view landmarks, sway to its rhythm, tap into the community’s heartbeat. Vickie Oldham, Newtown Alive founder leads an interactive trolley tour with a singer and community scholar.