Friday, August 19, 2022
Prairie Street Church in Elkhart

South Central Elkhart History Tour

Center for Community Engagement is hosting a history tour of South Central Elkhart on August 19th. Cyneatha Millsaps, Director of Elkhart City Outreach, and Jason Shenk, Watershed Consulting Principal, will lead a walking tour through South Central Elkhart and share the story and history of the thriving African American community despite government displacement.

Mini bus will leave Phys Plant at 11:30am and will return around 3pm. Lunch will be provided at Prairie Street Mennonite Church.

What to Bring:
- Wear shoes suitable for walking a mile during the 1.5 hour tour, including some on grass.

- Bring your preferred sun protection so that you can be comfortable.

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Send questions to Danielle at

Contact: Center for Community Engagement, phone (574) 535-7223, email