black history month

Black History Month

Black history

February is Black History Month. We are honored to celebrate the achievements and contributions of African American culture. There are many ways to learn more about this rich history and its societal impacts. Below are some events and resources that you may want to investigate:

Aquarium of the Pacific’s African-American Festival

California African American Museum

African American Firefighter Museum

The Museum of African American Art

The San Bernardino County Museum

On Sunday, February 23, the streets in South LA will be open for a six mile route connecting South Central, Florence-Firestone and Watts. Bike, skate, run, walk, skateboard, and enjoy the route however you want. People of all ages and abilities are welcome! To learn more, visit their website!

Lastly, there are several lessons you can incorporate into your studies.

Celebrating Black History Month

Black history

February is Black History Month. We are honored to celebrate the achievements and contributions of African American culture. There are many ways to learn more about this rich history and its societal impacts. Below are some resources and events that you may want to investigate:

Aquarium of the Pacific’s African-American Festival

On Feb. 23 and 24, the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach will host its 17th annual festival that celebrates African American culture. General admission tickets also get you into the festival. Adults are $29.95, learners 3-11 are $17.95.

California African American Museum

On Sunday, Feb. 25 from 1-3 pm, the artist Albert Chong will be hosting a family workshop where learners will be working with copper to create a keepsake.

African American Firefighter Museum

The Museum of African American Art

The San Bernardino County Museum proudly presents the Footsteps To You exhibit that will run through April 1.

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