Black History Month

February is the nationally recognized month to celebrate the contributions and achievements of Black Americans.

Immerse yourself in a vibrant showcase of culture and heritage through our specially curated displays and extensive item lists for all ages:


GPL World Cinema will be screening American Symphony on February 14 at 6:30 p.m. 

In addition to our library events and programming, explore local events throughout the month:

February 17, 5-7 p.m.: Black History Month Banquet
February 24, 5-6:30 p.m.: “Black Art in Action” panel discussion at Lark and Owl Booksellers
February 19, Noon: Martin Luther King, Jr. March

For further information, check out the post from the City of Georgetown.

Join us in embracing diversity, fostering understanding, and paying tribute to the extraordinary legacy woven into the fabric of Black history.