Celebrate Black History Month

 

Events
 

The Quilting Sisters and Sew-What-Sisters Quilting Workshop

2/2 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Vacaville Public Library- Town Square

Learn how to create a story with your own quilt. Supplies will be furnished.

All ages are welcome.

 

Fenix Drum and Dance

2/2 11:00AM – 11:45AM

Fairfield Cordelia Library

This high energy, multi-generational, multi-ethnic troupe specializes in dance and drumming from West Africa, the Congo, and the Caribbean. Celebrate African American history through music and movement with the whole family. All are welcome.

 

Teen Movie Night: Black History Month

2/20 3:30PM- 5:00PM

Vacaville Public Library- Cultural Center

Celebrate Black History Month at the library! We'll be watching a film offered by our new movie streaming service, Kanopy!

For tweens and teens age 12-18.

 

Make It Friday Quilt Making

2/22 3:30PM- 4:30PM

John F. Kennedy Library

Make a quilt square to display in the children’s area

 

Kirk Waller: African American Storyteller

2/26 4:00PM- 5:00PM

Vacaville Public Library- Cultural Center

Renowned spoken word artist Kirk Waller brings us traditional African and African American stories. Tales that take you up to the skies and back to Earth, and all the way back to the beginning of the world.

Children and families are welcome to attend.

 

 

 

 

 

Watch MLK documentaries.  Enjoy books about MLK

 

 

 

"I hated school. It's embarrassing when your peer would correct your spelling paper and you had practically nothing...The literacy program has really helped me by encouraging me. I never got that when I was a kid."

- Ron

Listen to Ron's Story