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Target audience: Adults, 50+, Teens During the month of February, St. Johns Library will screen ... four movies that highlight and uplift the Black experience in America. Saturday, February 2nd: Sorry ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take place in February ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

to create Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take ... World Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

to create Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take ... World Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

to create Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take ... World Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... at their local library for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
When

Fri, Feb 01, 2019 to
Thu, Feb 28, 2019

First come, first served.

Black History Month displays. Each group has chosen a specific time period in history to highlight ... for the month of February, as an extension of the  City-wide, Black History Festival  to take place ... Stage Theatre has partnered with Black Student Union groups from Portland metro high schools to create ...
Target audience: Adults, Families, Kids, 50+, Teens Celebrate Black History Month with Black ...
music can be traced to the early 17th century with roots in the Black oral tradition. Made possible ...
with the American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. But this Black History Month program explores the lives ...
When

Tue, Feb 26, 2019
6:30 to 7:30

First come, first served.

the groundwork for the #MeToo movement. Join Dr. Shirley A. Jackson in this tour of the intersections of history ...
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Black Storytime

activities. Black Storytime builds language and literacy skills your child needs to be ready for kindergarten. ...
with an overview of basic genealogy research and a discussion of some of the barriers with African American ... The last part of the class will cover preserving and scrapbooking family history. Target audience:  Adults, ... 50+, Teens Event type:  Lectures & author talks Presenter:  Julie L. Ramos Topics:  Genealogy ...
History Month, we look at the life and times of one of America’s trailblazing journalists, Nellie Bly. She ...
Black Portlanders recall mixed experiences detailing the journey to a place they've come to feel ...
dancing, the instruments, acrobatics and history. Target audience:  Adults, Teens Presenter:  White Lotus ...
for finding obituaries, death and funeral notices, and even researching your house history. Learn skills ... Computer Help Topics:  Genealogy, House History, Local interest ...
discuss what it means to be a Black immigrant, and to navigate questions of identity, race and belonging. ...
This is a time for caregivers with children ages 0 to 12 months to gather and play. Target audience:  Birth to 3, ...
Target audience: Adults Event type: Computer Help Learn to cook a different dish each month ...
Come kickstart your creativity with our monthly tween gathering of creative minds. Start ... with our monthly project or use supplies on hand to make your own project. Target audience:  Grades 6-8, Grades ...
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Tea 101

Company will cover what is tea, its history, growing regions, production, and how to brew a great cup ...
Target audience: Adults, 50+, Teens Event type: Lectures & author talks She’s one of history’s ...
performance examining spaces that allowed African American arts to flourish and marinate in U.S. history ... this twist on Shakespeare and the contributions of artists of color throughout history. Target audience:  ...
about a black tradeswoman who faces discrimination on a new job site and who must choose between making a stand ...
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Book Babies

months (with a favorite adult) enjoy songs, action rhymes, and playtime and share a book together in each ...
Target audience: Grades K-5, Kids Event type: Book clubs & discussion groups Read the monthly ...
Target audience: Adults, Families, 50+ Learn the history of our over 150-year-old library system ...
in a six-session series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history ...
in a 14-session series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history ...
by Mic Crenshaw, featuring Cool Nutz. Be part of a discussion of hip-hop history in the Northwest and how ...
in a 12-session series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history ...
Target audience: Adults, Families, Kids, Teens Join us for a screening of oral history ... the silenced histories that surround us in order to understand our present and create a future where we all ...
skyrocketing housing prices are displacing Portland's black community and reshaping the entire city. ...
30 minutes, followed by Oregon poets reading from their works. This monthly program is organized ...
months when herbs cannot be picked fresh. Fire Cider is made by infusing Apple Cider Vinegar ...
to this month's book. A limited number of books are available for pick up at the library. Target audience:  ...
to this month's book. A limited number of books are available for pick up at the library. Target audience:  ...
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Teen Tuesday

programs, and so forth? Then you are perfect for Teen Tuesday! Come in the first Tuesday of the month ...
a citizen. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history and government ...
in this series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history and government ...
for henna: the history, geography, a little science, and the art culture. Learn how to mix your own henna, ...
in this series of classes. Prepare for your citizenship interview. Study United States history and government ...
of Portland, which uncovered overlooked parts of Portland history-- from 10,000 years of Native American women, ...
personas. Join us for a monthly discussion where we give life to the written word. Engage in stimulating ...
Festival is celebrated on the fifteenth day (also the first full moon) of the first lunar month. It marks ...
While talking, playing, and dancing together, we will learn about this region's history ...
When

Sun, Mar 03, 2019
2:00 to 3:15

First come, first served.

worth, with Cory Lira and a panel comprised of Black, indigenous, and other people of color. Join us for  ...
When

Sat, Mar 09, 2019 to
Sun, May 05, 2019

First come, first served.

the award-winning weekly that Portlanders love today. Exhibition curated by Portland State University Public History ...

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