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Volunteer Days: Black History Month Display
Rust Library
Saturday, Jan. 24, 2:00 pm
Earn volunteer hours by helping us create a display in the Teen Center for Black History Month.  For all teens.

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Black History Month:1865 - "The War Is Over and the Slaves Is All Free" with Historian Richard Gillespie
Purcellville Library
Sunday, Feb. 1, 2:00 pm
A discussion of local history at the end of the Civil War.
For adults.


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Black History Month: Martin’s Big Words
Gum Spring Library
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 4:00 pm
Learn about the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Then create a necklace or bracelet with one of his "big words."
For all ages.
(Just For Fun)
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Black History Month: Escape On The Pearl with Hayden Mathews of River Stories Inc.
Rust Library
Saturday, Feb. 7, 3:00 pm
The most ambitious escape ever attempted by the 'Underground Railway' network, this tragic story re-energized national debate over the whole institution of slavery in the Nation's Capitol.
For teens & adults.

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Black History Month: Treasure Hunt
Cascades Library
Monday, Feb. 9, 10:00 am-9:00 pm (Monday, February 9-Friday, February 13, during library hours)

Drop in during our normal hours and learn about African American authors and participate in our treasure hunt. Prizes will be awarded! For all ages.

(Just For Fun)

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Black History Month: Meet the Author - Kristin Levine
Ashburn Library
Monday, Feb. 9, 7:00 pm
Levine is the author of three books, all of which have won their way onto state reading lists and into hearts of young readers across the world. The Lions of Little Rock won the New York Historical Society Children’s History Book Prize and uses a new protagonist to give a unique account of the Civil Rights era. It is a moving story of race, friendship and justice. 
Following the author's presentation there will be a Q & A and a book sale & signing.
For all ages.



 
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Black History Month: Treasure Hunt
Cascades Library
Tuesday, Feb. 10, 10:00 am-9:00 pm (Monday, February 9-Friday, February 13, during library hours)

Drop in during our normal hours and learn about African American authors and participate in our treasure hunt. Prizes will be awarded! For all ages.

(Just For Fun)

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Black History Month: Treasure Hunt
Cascades Library
Wednesday, Feb. 11, 10:00 am-9:00 pm (Monday, February 9-Friday, February 13, during library hours)

Drop in during our normal hours and learn about African American authors and participate in our treasure hunt. Prizes will be awarded! For all ages.

(Just For Fun)

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Black History Month: Treasure Hunt
Cascades Library
Thursday, Feb. 12, 10:00 am-9:00 pm (Monday, February 9-Friday, February 13, during library hours)

Drop in during our normal hours and learn about African American authors and participate in our treasure hunt. Prizes will be awarded! For all ages.

(Just For Fun)

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Black History Month: Treasure Hunt
Cascades Library
Friday, Feb. 13, 10:00 am-5:00 pm (Monday, February 9-Friday, February 13, during library hours)

Drop in during our normal hours and learn about African American authors and participate in our treasure hunt. Prizes will be awarded! For all ages.

(Just For Fun)

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Black History Month: Tuskegee Airmen with Steven L. McCoy of the East Coast Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen
Cascades Library
Saturday, Feb. 14, 1:00 pm
Learn about the history and heroism of the legendary Tuskegee Airmen. For adults.

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Black History Month: From Loudoun To Glory with Historian and Author Kevin Dulany Grigsby
Purcellville Library
Sunday, Feb. 15, 2:00 pm
This local author will discuss the history of Loudoun's African-American Civil War soldiers. Book sale and signing to follow.
For adults.

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Black History Month: Legacy Work in Black History-Valuing Your Personal and Family Culture with Author and Motivational Speaker Deborah L. Parker
Gum Spring Library
Sunday, Feb. 15, 2:00 pm
Parker shares powerful narratives on the impact of her family’s rural Virginia upbringing on present day triumphs. For adults.
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Black History Month: U.S. Colored Troops from the Civil War with Historian and Author Bob O’Connor
Middleburg Library
Tuesday, Feb. 17, 7:00 pm
Learn about the 209,000 black soldiers in the Union army, the battles they were in, the casualties they encountered and their experiences as prisoners of war. Book sale and signing will follow.
For adults.

(Black History Month)
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Black History Month: Martin’s Big Words
Sterling Library
Tuesday, Feb. 17, 7:00 pm
Learn about the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Then create a necklace or bracelet with one of his "big words."
For all ages.
(Just for Fun)

 
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Picturing America
Cascades Library
Wednesday, Feb. 18, 4:00 pm
Learn about American history and culture, explore great art and create your own masterpiece. In observance of Black History Month we will be studying James Karales's photo, Picturing Freedom: Selma-to-Montgomery March, 1965.
For Grades 3-5.

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Black History Month: African American Heritage and Communities in Loudoun County with The Black History Committee of the Friends of Thomas Balch Library
Ashburn Library
Thursday, Feb. 19, 7:00 pm
Learn about the many communities and life in post-emancipation years of Loudoun County African Americans using the Black History Committee’s tour map, guide and photos.  

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Black History Month: Legacy Work in Black History-Valuing Your Personal and Family Culture with Author and Motivational Speaker Deborah L. Parker
Cascades Library
Saturday, Feb. 28, 1:00 pm
Parker shares powerful narratives on the impact of her family’s rural Virginia upbringing on present day triumphs. For adults.

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Black History Month: U.S. Colored Troops from the Civil War by Historian and Author Bob O’Connor
Sterling Library
Saturday, Feb. 28, 2:00 pm
Learn about the 209,000 black soldiers in the Union army, the battles they were in, the casualties they encountered and their experiences as prisoners of war. Book sale and signing will follow. For adults.
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