Black History Month

In the United States, the month of February is observed as Black History Month and we use the month to remember the important contributions and achievements of African Americans throughout our nation's history. We celebrate Black History Month with a variety of programs, events, and displays for children, teens, adults, and families.

Upcoming events

Monday, February 15, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

In honor of Black History Month, this week our storytimes released on social media will have a focus on stories of achievements, perseverance, courage and talent that make up history of African Americans. Join us for a new story each day!

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

In honor of Black History Month, this week our storytimes released on social media will have a focus on stories of achievements, perseverance, courage and talent that make up history of African Americans. Join us for a new story each day!

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

In honor of Black History Month, this week our storytimes released on social media will have a focus on stories of achievements, perseverance, courage and talent that make up history of African Americans. Join us for a new story each day!

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

In honor of Black History Month, this week our storytimes released on social media will have a focus on stories of achievements, perseverance, courage and talent that make up history of African Americans. Join us for a new story each day!

Kids Babies Families Storytimes

Friday, February 19, 2021 - 10:00am

Online

Alma Thomas, a Black American artist who lived from 1891 to 1978, was the first graduate of Howard University's Fine Arts program in 1924 and is now recognized as a major American painter of the 20th century. She is best known for the...

Tweens Arts & Crafting

Friday, February 19, 2021 - 10:30am

Online

In honor of Black History Month, this week our storytimes released on social media will have a focus on stories of achievements, perseverance, courage and talent that make up history of African Americans. Join us for a new story each day!

Kids Babies Families Storytimes