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This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Seeing Beyond

February 21, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Bayside Special Service Library
Library Branch: Bayside Special Service Library
Room: Bayside Library Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Discussion Groups
Program Description:
Connect and share with other blind and visually impaired persons. Open to all, this program is presented during our Seeing Beyond Low-Vision series. Segments of the program may describe the details o...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Cultural Harmony

February 22, 2020
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture
Program Description:
Come sing and learn about the ways African American music has enlivened our culture as we celebrate Black History Month. There is so much to share and enjoy! ...
This event is in the "Grades 6-8" group.
This event is in the "Grades 9-12" group.
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

African-American Film Series: Amazing Grace

February 23, 2020
2:00pm - 5:00pm
Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Library Branch: Meyera E. Oberndorf Central Library
Room: Central Auditorium
Age Group: Grades 6-8, Grades 9-12, Adults 18+
Program Type: Movies & Entertainment
Program Description:
In the final installment of the African-American Film Series, we are showing Amazing Grace (2019), a documentary with footage of Aretha Franklin's performances at Watts' New Bethel Baptist Church in January 1972 while recording her gospel album of th...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

Black History Through Poetry and Prose

February 24, 2020
5:30pm - 6:45pm
Princess Anne Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Princess Anne Area Library
Room: Princess Anne Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Culture, Discussion Groups, Workshops & Lectures
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 28
Program Description:
In celebration of African American History Month, join us for an informative and interactive discussion of the history of African American prose and poetry. The literature created by, for, and about African American people reflects both their history...
This event is in the "Grades K-2" group.
This event is in the "Grades 3-5" group.

Homeschool Discovery Days - AAHM & craft

February 25, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Grades K-2, Grades 3-5
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Culture
Program Description:
Celebrate African American History Month with a review of biographies on trail-blazers and leaders, then create a "hands wreath" of all skin tones and your own special touch. 2/25, 2-3pm, K-Gr 5. Registration not required. ...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

African American Genealogy

March 22, 2020
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Kempsville Area Library
Registration
Library Branch: Kempsville Area Library
Room: Kempsville Meeting Room
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: History & Genealogy
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 45
Program Description:
Back by popular demand!  We are offering a second African American Genealogy program!  Come join us to learn tips and tricks to identify your ancestors in slavery and in freedom.  See examples of unusual documents.  Adults 18+.&nb...
This event is in the "Adults 18+" group.

History Comes Alive! Book Club

April 6, 2020
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Off Site
Library Branch: Off Site
Age Group: Adults 18+
Program Type: Books & Authors, Discussion Groups, History & Genealogy
Program Description:
The April title is: Freedom Lessons : a novel by Eileen Harrison Sanchez. We will discuss African American education in Virginia and the legacy of Princess Anne County Training School/Union Kempsville High School. Free refreshments and tour! Th...