Upcoming Events

Black History & Gospel Music

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 

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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



Gospel Music Event: Women's Day 

Celebration

Community Baptist Church

Fairfax Station, VA

June 2, 2019

More info TBA

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Past Events

Black History & Gospel Music Events (2019)

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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