AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY DAY
Organization: Detroit Historical Society
Venue: detroit historical museum s
|Event Date/Time: Feb 02, 2013 / 11:00 am - (EST)||End Date/Time: Feb 02, 2013 / 4:00 pm - (EST)|
Join in the celebration of African American history and culture as we kick off Black History Month with this annual free event Saturday, February 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Detroit Historical Museum.
Find a variety of gifts or pamper yourself with items from our Artists Market throughout the Museum. Learn from many of the historical organizations in the area, including the Tuskegee Airmen and neighborhood groups, as well as representatives from the Greening of Detroit as they share their vision for Alfonso B. Wells Park and its portion of the Birwood Wall. Kids will enjoy renowned storyteller Ivory D. Williams, a caricature artist and All in One Art.
- Caricatures by Kenjji 12 p.m. -3 p.m.
- History Hunt 12 p.m. -3 p.m.
- Ivory D. Williams 12 p.m. -1 p.m.
- Mary Grant 2 p.m. -3 p.m.
In addition, refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the event.