The Collective Memory of Rhode Island Black History: From Enslavement to Freedom and Beyond
Providence Community Library in partnership with Rhode Island Black Heritage Society, honors Black History month with a FREE lecture series for everyone.
- African Artisans in Colonial Newport, Wednesday Feb.5 • 6-7:30pm @ Olneyville Library
- Legacies of Slavery & Freedom: A Journey Through the Atlantic World, Thursday Feb.6 • 6-7:30pm @ Wanskuck Library
- History of African American Civil Rights in 20th Century Rhode Island, Monday Feb.10 • 6-7:30pm @ Knight Memorial Library
- Stories in Stone: America’s African Burying Ground, Tuesday Feb.11 • 6-7:30pm @ Mt. Pleasant Library