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february, 2020

wed19feb3:00 pm4:00 pmQuilt Code Cards3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Art Activity,Black History Month

Time

(Wednesday) 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library

17906 S Avalon Blvd, Carson, CA 90746
310.327.4830

Event Details

Celebrate Black History Month by learning about the Underground Railroad Quilt Codes. Secret codes and symbols were sewn into quilts and used as visual maps to assist fugitive slaves in their escape to freedom. You then get to replicate one of the secret quilt codes by creating 5 x 7 cards using colorful paper.

For adults

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