EVENTS
 

Family Quilting Workshop

The Quilting Sisters and Sew-What-Sisters continue the tradition of teaching our community about quilting with a family quilting workshop.

The workshop is free and all supplies will be furnished. All ages are welcome, but children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.

Feb. 1, 10:30a.m. to 2:30p.m.

Suisun City Library 

601 Pintail Drive, Suisun

 

Hair Braiding

Children and their families Learn about Black history through hair braiding. Local hair stylist will join us to demonstrate different hair braiding styles.

Children will have the opportunity to create their own hairstyles and leave with information and supplies for their own braiding success.

Feb. 2, 3:30p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Fairfield Civic Center Library

1150 Kentucky Street, Fairfield

 

Poetry Party: African American Poets

Children and their families learn about Black history through poetry. Lead by Fairfield’s first poet Laureate, Juanita J. Martin, children learn about

notable African American poets, create poetry and are encouraged to recite their own poetry.

Feb. 19, 3:30p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Fairfield Civic Center Library

1150 Kentucky Street, Fairfield

 

Tuskegee Airman Heritage

In honor of the accomplishments and contributions of the African-American pilots of WWII known as the Tuskegee Airmen or "Red Tails",

direct descendants of original Tuskegee Airmen will share with us their experiences growing up with these living legends.

They'll also share how these legendary airmen fought for civil rights and equal treatment in the military.

Feb. 20, 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Vacaville Public Library- Town Square

1 Town Square, Vacaville

 

Cook and Eat with Your Roots

Children learn about Black History through food, led by Alice Wilson-Fried.

Feb. 26, 3:30p.m. to 4:30p.m.

Fairfield Civic Center Library

1150 Kentucky Street, Fairfield

 

Teen Movie Day

The workshop is free and all supplies will be furnished. All ages are welcome, but children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. 

Feb. 26, 3:30p.m.- 5:30p.m.

Vacaville Public Library- Cultural Center

1020 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville 

 

Award Winning Picture Books Come to Life as Short Films

Celebrate Black History Month by watch award-winning picture books come to life as short films. Explore the library's Hoopla streaming service.

Popcorn included! All programs are first come, first served while supplies last.  

Feb. 27, 3:30p.m. to 5:00pm

John F. Kennedy Library

505 Santa Clara Street, Vallejo

 

QUILT DISPLAYS

Quilting Guide: Quilting Sisters of Solano County and Sew-What-Sisters

Quilts/Branch Locations 

 

FILMS

Enjoy critically acclaimed documentaries through our free streaming service Kanopy