Events Calendar / Black History Month

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Vacation Week StoryWalk

Meet us in the Children's Room for a new librarian-led StoryWalk around the Library featuring a little known piece of African American History. We'll finish up with an airplane related activity in the Craft Room! Can't make it on this day? The StoryWalk will be up until March 17th!

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Vacation Week Story and Craft: The Skin on My Chin

Join us and children's book author Michelle Chalmers reads from her rhyming picture book, The Skin on My Chin, which explores diversity, ancestry, and consversation about skin. Children will learn about the sun and the diverse beauty of humaity, followed by a craft!

 

No regiustration required. For ages 5 and up. 

BLACK HISTORY MONTH: Some Great Blacks of Framingham: Crispus Attucks and the Fuller Legacy

Dr. Brown will speak about Crispus Attucks, the first man to die in the Revolutionary War. Attucks was a Black Framingham native whose early life was as an enslaved person. Following his talk, Framingham resident David Fuller will speak about the accomplishments of his grandparents, Dr. Solomon Carter Fuller and Meta Vaux Warrick Fuller.