African American Heritage Network

Upcoming Events

Black History, Gospel Music & Special Events

Special Screenings: "Emanuel" Documentary

This film is about the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC, and the killing of 9 members,

including the pastor (a state senator). Courage, grace, love, forgiveness, gospel.

June 17th @ 7pm

June 19th @ 7pm

Multiple Theaters in Northern Virginia

www.emanuelmovie.com

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Past Events

Black History & Gospel Music Events (2019)

Gospel Music Event: Women's Day 

Celebration

Community Baptist Church Praise Team

Rev. Charlotte Denny

Pastor Myra Morris

Galloway Women's Praise Team

Pastor Sylvia Peoples

Pastor Harold L. Howard, Sr.

Community Baptist Church

Fairfax Station, VA

June 2, 2019 - 3:30pm 



Strike for Freedom: Slavery, Civil War & the Frederick Douglass Family in the Walter O. & Linda Evans Collection

Maryland State Archives Legacy of Slavery Project 

Thursday, April 25, 2 - 3:30 pm 

Taylor House Office Building 

6 Bladen St, Annapolis, Maryland



Lost History: Frederick Douglass in Montgomery County

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park

16501 Norwood Road Sandy Spring, Maryland 20860 

More Information

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African American Intellectual History Society’s Fourth Annual Conference

March 22-23, 2019

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

https://www.aaihs.org



From Jamestown to Freedom: 1619 - 2019

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Tuesday, March 5, 2019, 7:00 pm

Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd, Greenbelt, MD 20770, (301) 345-5800



Black History Month Gospel Music Celebration

Multiple participating gospel music groups and congregations

Sunday, Feb. 24, 3:00 pm 

First Baptist Church of Merrifield

Falls Church, VA 



Let Your Motto Be Resistance: Great Black Slave Revolts

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Saturday, Feb. 23, 2:00 pm 

South Bowie Library, 15301 Hall Road. Bowie, MD 20721, (301) 850-0475



Soul Journeys: Black Migrations in America

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian

Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019

Woodridge Neighborhood Library, 1801 Hamlin Street. NE, Washington, DC 20018, (202) 541-6226, Contact: Eric White, Adult Librarian



Lost Kingdoms & Ancient Mysteries of Africa

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, 7:00 pm

Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd, Greenbelt, MD 20770, (301) 345-5800



Africa, Enslavement, & The Making of Black American Culture

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Saturday, Feb. 16, 2:00 pm

South Bowie Library, 15301 Hall Road. Bowie, MD 20721, (301) 850-0475



Migrations: The African Presence Around The World,Past & Present

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, 7:00 pm

Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd, Greenbelt, MD 20770, (301) 345-5800



Black History Month Gospel Music Celebration

Visiting Pastor, Rev. James Page, Jr. 

Sunday, Feb 10, 3:00 pm

Community Baptist Church, Fairfax Station, VA 



Migrations: The African Presence Around The World,Past & Present

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2:00 pm 

South Bowie Library, 15301 Hall Road. Bowie, MD 20721, (301) 850-0475



Come Out Fighting: How The Original Black Panthers & Other African Americans Helped To Defeat The Axis & Win The Second World War

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Saturday, Feb. 2, 2:00 pm 

South Bowie Library, 15301 Hall Road. Bowie, MD 20721, (301) 850-0475



Kush & Axum: Great Black Kingdoms of the Nile

Lecture by C.R. Gibbs, Author & Historian 

Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, 7:00 pm

Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd, Greenbelt, MD 20770, (301) 345-5800



For information on past events in 2018, please Contact Us 

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