HPL-Black History Month


Black History Month - The Diatribe

The Diatribe poetry group strives to use performing arts to empower people to share their stories, raise awareness of social issues, and be active members of the community. Come to listen to their inspiring performance poetry at HPL. 

Event Date 02-23-2019 2:00 pm
Event End Date 02-23-2019 3:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Black History Month - Women's Black Hair Care Clinic

Learn the secrets to beautiful black hair and how to care for your own or a young person’s hair.  Unity Hair Salon’s Nietra Hood and Ebony Jones will be on hand to demonstrate and answer all your hair care questions.

Event Date 02-25-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 02-25-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free


Black History Month - "The Hate U Give" Book Discussion

You are invited to read this unforgettable, award-winning book and then join us for an intergenerational book discussion led by Mickey Wallace and HPL librarians. The library will have extra copies of the book available for check out. Attendees are also welcome to bring their own.

photo credit: goodreads.com


Event Date 02-26-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 02-26-2019 7:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Individual Price Free