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Black History Month, February 2014: Celebrate Music

Recommended Resources

African American books and materials, plus a retrospective of materials from the 1980's

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Online Resources

African American Experience
Full text information on African American history and culture.
 
African American Song
Listen to hundreds of streaming recordings of African American music.
 
Jazz Music Library
You can listen to many classic Black jazz musicians online.
 
Pittsburgh Courier
Explore local history with this full-text archive of The Pittsburgh Courier. Covers the years 1911-2002.
 

Black History Month Programs

Hill District
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
First Floor - New & Featured (Main Library)
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Brookline
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Lawrenceville
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Homewood
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Woods Run
Saturday, January 31, 12:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, January 31, 12:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 3, 12:15 PM
Hill District
Wednesday, February 4, 6:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Thursday, February 5, 12:15 PM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, February 7, 2:30 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 10, 12:15 PM
Brookline
Monday, February 16, 6:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 17, 12:15 PM
Hill District
Saturday, February 21, 1:30 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 24, 12:15 PM
South Side
Wednesday, February 25, 10:00 AM
Hill District
Thursday, February 26, 3:30 PM
South Side
Saturday, February 28, 10:00 AM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, February 28, 10:15 AM
Allegheny
Saturday, February 28, 12:00 PM