Celebrate Black History and Culture with the Library

Join us for a variety of programs and events throughout February in celebration of Black History Month. Enjoy film screenings, music, painting and art programs, special performances, recommended reads and more as we celebrate and recognize the achievements, influences and contributions of Black Americans to our country and its history.

Celebrating Black History Month Through Stories
Join us for a celebration of Black culture through interactive stories, songs, dance and more! Presented by the Miami-Dade Public Library System Story Troupe and special guests. All ages.

Saturday, February 11, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
North Dade Regional Library

Saturday, February 18, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Arcola Lakes Branch Library

Heroes in My House: A Magical Journey Through Black History
Enjoy an entertaining and educational afternoon of original music, dance and comedy during this live show presented by Fantasy Theatre Factory. All ages.

Saturday, February 11, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Kendale Lakes Branch Library

Tuesday, February 14, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Culmer/Overtown Branch Library

Embracing Southern African American Traditions: Hand Quilting
Explore your creativity through traditional hand quilting alongside folk artist Dr. Anita Jones. Made possible by the City of Coral Gables. Ages 19 years and up.

Friday, February 10 & 17, Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Coral Gables Branch Library

For a complete list of Black History Month events, recommended reads and more, visit www.mdpls.org/blackhistorymonth.

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