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february, 2020

sat15feb2:00 pm4:00 pmBlack History Month: Quilt Code Cards2:00 pm - 4:00 pm La Verne LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Black History Month

Time

(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location

La Verne Library

3640 D St, La Verne, CA 91750
909.596.1934

Event Details

Celebrate Black History Month by learning about the Underground Railroad and Quilt Codes. It is believed secret codes and symbols were sewn into quilts and used as visual maps to assist fugitive slaves in their escape to freedom. You’ll create your own Log Cabin quilt design using colorful paper.

Black History Month recognizes, celebrates, and honors the rich and diverse history and important contributions and achievements of African Americans, and is observed annually during the month of February.

For ages 18 and up.

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