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Black History Month

Join the library, the Historical Society of Forest Park, and the Illinois Juneteenth Committee for a month-long series of events celebrating Black History Month.

Kucha and Baba Tony, Your Favorite Storyteller 
Friday, February 4 at 1 pm

Author Visit with Angela Joy (Black is a Rainbow Color)
Saturday, February 5 at 3 pm

Change Sings Art and Writing Workshop
Tuesday, February 15 at 4 pm

3rd Annual Service Is Forever Night
Friday, February 18 at 6 pm

To the Women Who Shaped Us: Memory and Storytelling through Textile Arts
Sunday, February 20 at 2 pm

Emancipation to Inauguration: Chicago’s Black Experience
Sunday, February 27 at 2 pm


Celebrate Black Lives Book & Movie Recommendations