Iredell County Public Library celebrates Black History Month
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Please join us in celebrating Black History Month at the library, where we will be recognizing the contributions and history of African Americans in our community. Drop in to the Statesville Library any time this month to attend one of our Black History programs, or to view the African American veteran photographs on display, curated by local historian Phyllis Bailey.
FOR ALL AGES
Why HBCUs Matter?
A Panel Discussion
Wednesday, February 13, 6 to 8 p.m.
Maurice O. Johnson with the 102nd U.S. Colored Troops
Saturday, February 23, 12 to 4 p.m.
Statesville & Troutman Libraries
Monday, February 25, 4 p.m. at the Troutman Branch
Monday, February 25, 7 p.m. at the Statesville Branch
KIDS & TEENS
Celebrate with your little ones. See all programs on our online calendar.
Saturday, February 2, 10 to 11 a.m.
Black Inventors Mystery Build
Monday, February 18, 4 to 5 p.m.
History of the Black Schools in Iredell County, By Phyllis Bailey
Monday, February 4, 7 to 8 p.m.
Don't Touch My Hair!
A Natural Hair Workshop
Saturday, February 9, 12 to 2 p.m.
Open Mic: Harlem Renaissance Night
Wednesday, February 27, 6 to 8 p.m.