Past Exhibitions and Events at the Sallie Ellis Davis House
"Mate Masie: What I Hear I Keep" - This exhibit was presented in partnership with the Harriet Tubman Museum in Macon, Georgia.
"Out to Change the World: The Life and Works of John Oliver Killens" - This exhibit was presented in partnership with the Harriet Tubman Museum in Macon, Georgia.
Film Discussion Series - A series of four films that look at the problems and portrayals of African Americans at work: No Way Our (1950), Bright Road (1953), Imitation of Life (1959) and Nothing but a Man (1964).
Gourd Art Class - Carol Babb of Folks Art Gallery conducted this session.
Poetic Notions Conference – Poems as Primary Sources: Teaching History Through Literature.
Georgia Trust Preservation Conference
“Meaning of American Freedom: The Emancipation Proclamation at 150” - Lecture by Dr. Mark Huddle
“Irish Immigrants in the American South”- Lecture by Mauriel Joslyn
“What do Tweets and Likes Have to do with Poetry?” - Lecture by Christopher K.P. Brown.
“Showing the Way: National Black Leaders from Macon, 1824-1933” - A traveling exhibition in partnership with The Tubman Museum in Macon, Georgia.
Stories Through Art - A Workshop in association with Digital Bridges.
The Making of Lye Soap, a Southern Tradition - A demonstration workshop about the process of creating lye soap and the soap’s many uses.