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Library Hosts Black History Month Series

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(WLNS) - African American history is an integral part of American and world history.

February is Black History month and all month long you'll have the opportunity to learn about the culture, music and literature through a series of programs at the Library of Michigan.

The events include an Underground Railroad retrospective and speech by a noted African-American author from Michigan State University.

Events:
February 5th, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
David Kirkland - Literacy of Young Black Men

February 12th, Noon - 1 p.m.
JJ Jacobson - African American Authored Cookbooks

February 19, Noon - 1 p.m.
Carol Mull - Underground Railroad in Michigan

February 26th, Noon - 1 p.m.
RJ Spangler Trio and Jazz Master Larry Smith

The program runs every Wednesday during the month of February.

All sessions are free, but registration is required. To register, visit http://goo.gl/NdixUo or call (517) 373-1300.

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