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It's Black History Month! 

Keep reading to explore our Black History Month events and to connect with exciting updates.

Black History Month 2018:
Preserving African American History and Culture

This year, Governor Roy Cooper has chosen to celebrate individuals and organizations that preserve African American history and culture in North Carolina. 

View Governor Cooper's Black History Month message

Read the 2018 Black History Month Proclamation

Let us know how you celebrate Black History Month
in your community or household.

Big news: we have a new website!

We launched a brand-new website to kick off Black History Month. Visit...and don't forget to bookmark it!

Connect with the AAHC

Join us for these Black History Month events:

Finding Freedom in North Carolina
A talk by Michelle Lanier
February 15, 2018 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Free
NC Archives & History Building-Auditorium
109 E. Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

Black History Month Read-In 
February 24, 2018 | 1:00-3:00 p.m. | Free
State Capitol Building-House Chambers
1 E. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601

We're coming to a city near you!

Help us re-envision the future of the African American Heritage Commission!

We want to understand how we can serve you, and your community's African American heritage and culture, in the years to come.

Join us at an upcoming Community Listening Session so that we can hear your voice!

New Bern
Location: Tryon Palace
Date: March 8, 2018
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Location: Hayti Heritage Center
Date: March 15, 2018
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Location: YMI Cultural Center
Date: March 22, 2018
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.

RSVP Required.
To RSVP for a session, email us.
Please indicate the session you plan on attending.

Featured Event

Tell Them We Are Rising
Screening and "House Party"
Presented by the NC Department of Transportation HBCU Outreach Department & the NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources.

Event Details.
Are you aware of March or Women's History Month-themed African American heritage events happening in your community? Please share them with us
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