African American History Month


Ella Fitzgerald: The First Lady of Song (Baltimore County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Seth Kibel uses video clips and recordings to trace Ella Fitzgerald’s rise from teen star to jazz royalty with her legendary “Songbook” recordings. Sponsored by the Friends of the Perry Hall Library. Registration closes one hour before the start of the program. A valid email address is needed at registration […]


Graphic Designs for Black History Month (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

Honoring noble African Americans by creating graphic images or items for Black History Month. Click on the link to register for this live event. You may also email us at orl@prattlibrary or register by phone by dialing 410-396-0970. AUDIENCE: Teens


The Hit Parade: Music Focusing on Social Activism (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

In celebration of Black History Month, Charles Sullivan presents The Hit Parade:  Music Focusing on Social Activism.  Listen to some of the biggest hits of the 20th Century made by African American artists and their social influence. A native of the state of Ohio, tenor Charles Kessler Sullivan received lamuch of his […]


⭐ Teens: ‘For the Culture Trivia: Celebrating Black History and Culture’ (Baltimore County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Come celebrate art, music, science and many other contributions of African American history and culture with us at this live trivia event using Kahoot! ​ Registration closes one hour before the start of the program. A valid email address is needed at registration to send a Zoom link to the […]


Booklovers’ Breakfast featuring MSNBC’s Joy Reid and The View’s Sunny Hostin (Enoch Pratt Library) – VIRTUAL

  For the first time in conversation, Sunny Hostin and Joy Reid will talk about their careers and being groundbreaking Black women in media. February 6, 2021, 8:30am-11am, Zoom Webinar Advance registration required through Eventbrite. Registration required in order to receive the Zoom Webinar link. Admission: $15, includes a signed bookplate […]


‘When They See Us’ Movie Marathon (The Hopkins Diaspora ERG)

The Hopkins Diaspora ERG Black History Month Friday Film Marathon About this Event Join the Hopkins Diaspora for its first Black History Month Friday Film Marathon featuring the Netflix original series, “When They See Us“. This feature film will be shown in its entirety. Don’t miss the gripping, award-winning acting […]


Overlooked Films from the Civil Rights Movement (Takoma Park Arts)

Please join us for a free screening of vintage films that shed light on the heroic pursuit of social justice and racial equality. About this Event The civil rights movement is a long ongoing struggle with a fascinating history and some neglected stories. Please join us for a free screening […]