Sat, Feb 20 | St. Augustine

Miss Carrie’s Way

Ceremony Unveiling a New Name for Bravo Street as Carrie Johnson Way
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Miss Carrie’s Way

Time & Location

Feb 20, 12:00 PM
St. Augustine, Bravo St & Weeden St, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA

About the Event

Meet at noon on the corner of Bravo & Weeden Streets in Lincolnville where loved ones of Miss Carrie Johnson will offer remarks and share stories as part of the ceremony unveiling a new name for Bravo Street as Carrie Johnson Way. Affectionately known as “the Voice of Lincolnville” she established The Miss Carrie Foundation for Homeless Students, assisted with establishing the Lincolnville 150th Anniversary Celebration, and helped found the Anniversary to Commemorate the Civil Rights Demonstrations (ACCORD) organization, and served as Vice President of the Fort Mose Historical Society and she even organized an annual Christmas Caroling Galore, which started in 1995. St. Augustine Mayor Tracy Upchurch will provide opening remarks, followed by Vice Mayor Nancy Sikes-Kline, and keynote speaker David Nolan, St. Augustine Community Historian. The Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center, located at 102 ML king Ave., is open from 10:30am to 4:30pm, Tuesday through Saturday, and offers a Miss Carrie Johnson exhibit for anyone who would like to see more about Miss Carrie’s life in Lincolnville.

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