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 Historyopens a new window, is African Americans and the Voteopens 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 Cultureopens a new window, the newest Smithsonian museum.


Events

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


Books

For Children

For Teens

For Adults


Movies


Online Resources


Colorado History


Events Around Town


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