Events & Public Meetings
|Jan 28, 2021||Thu||7:00 PM||VIRTUAL: Lecture: Edward Ball, Life of a Klansman: A Family|
Edward Ball, a descendant of a Klansman, tells the story of his ancestor.
|Feb 1, 2021||Mon||7:00 PM||VIRTUAL: Encore MLK Program|
Missed the 48th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Program on January 15? Don’t miss the encore on February 1 at 7 p.m.!
|Feb 2, 2021||Tue||10:00 AM||VIRTUAL: Story Time for Young Historians|
This month features a reading of Harriet and the Promised Land by Jacob Lawrence.
|Feb 11, 2021||Thu||9:00 AM||VIRTUAL: Ramsey Homes Symposium|
This virtual symposium is a case study of the innovative construction of the World War II era Ramsey Homes and their African American residents.
|Feb 20, 2021||Sat||2:00 PM||VIRTUAL: Concert: Washington Revels Jubilee Voices|
The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices ensemble is committed to the preservation of African American history and traditions–presenting songs and stories of struggle and perseverance, trials, and triumphs, as expressed through a cappella music, drama, and dance.
|Feb 24, 2021||Wed||4:00 PM||Lecture: You Will Find it Handy-The Green Book|
As automobile travel increased in the 20th century, refusal of service and other threats made travel extremely difficult for African Americans.