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february, 2020

wed19feb5:30 pm6:30 pmBlack History Month: Quilt Code Cards5:30 pm - 6:30 pm South El Monte LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Art Activity,Black History Month,History

Time

(Wednesday) 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location

South El Monte Library

1430 N Central Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733
626.443.4158

Event Details

Celebrate Black History Month by creating colorful cards inspired by Underground Railroad 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. Customers will be able to replicate the Log Cabin quilt design using colorful paper.

For ages 18 and up.

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