Black History Month

February celebrates the legacy of people of African descent and pays tribute to their historical and societal contributions. 2020's theme, chosen by the Association for the Study of African American Life and History, opens a new window, is African Americans and the Vote, opens a new window, which marks the 150th anniversary of the Fifteenth Amendment (1870) and the right of black men to vote after the Civil War. If you're in Washington D.C., visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture, opens a new window, the newest Smithsonian museum.


Join us this month for activities and programs commemorating the contributions to our nation made by people of African descent.


For Children

For Teens

For Adults


Online Resources

Colorado History

Events Around Town

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