Celebrate Black History Month all February long at your community library with programs and curated catalog picks!
Happening at Your Library
Online Book Club: The Underground Railroad
February • On Demand
Join Erin for a blog conversation with a new book each month. This month: The Underground Railroad.
Tuesday, February 21 • 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Celebrate Black History Month with an artist from K12 Gallery & TEJAS who will provide enjoyable and relaxed instruction to help you create a beautiful painting. Reg. required.
Teen Take & Make Kit: Alma Woodsey Art
All February while supplies last.
February's teen take & make kit features the art of Alma Woodsey. Open to teens in 6th grade & up. Reg. required.
The Power of Voice: Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Legacy in Cincinnati
Saturday, Feb 4 • 11 a.m. - Noon
During Harriet’s time in Cincinnati, she discovered her voice as a writer. The result was her book, Uncle Tom’s Cabin.
Green Book Sites in Cincinnati
Tuesday, Feb 28 • 6:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Learn about the origins of Green Book and its distribution. Presented by the Harriet Beecher Stowe House. Reg. required.
From Your Catalog
Adult Services Librarian Mason from the Xenia Community Library revamped their list from last year - check it out below!
A list compiled by Xenia Community Library Adult Services Librarian Mason Butler of new and popular works of fantasy and science fiction by Black and African American authors.