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The month of February marks Black History Month in the United States. This nationwide celebration calls on all Americans to reflect on the significant roles that African Americans have played in shaping this country’s history. At the Forest Park Public Library, we have planned programs for all ages.

Exploration Storytime featuring Coretta Scott King Book Awards
Every Friday in February at 10:30 am

Black Girls Shine Storytime
Saturday, February 9 at 2 pm

The African American Read-In
Saturday, February 9 at 2 pm

Emancipation to Inauguration: The Black Experience in Chicago
Wednesday, February 13 at 7 pm

Black History Month Trivia for Teens
Monday, February 18 at 4 pm

Young Entrepreneurs Creative Careers Panel for Teens
Friday, February 22 at 4 pm

Tell Them We Are Rising Documentary Screening
Thursday, February 28 at 7 pm