A lecture on the Underground Railroad in Rochester will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16, at the McGraw Branch of the Irondequoit Public Library, 2180 E. Ridge Road.
The Underground Railroad was an informal network of routes used by slaves to escape to freedom in the 19th century. Rochester homes were key stops on the way.
The lecture is free and open to all. Call (585) 336-6060 for more information.