Richland Library Recognizes Black History Month through Online Programs

Richland Library is highlighting the history, culture and achievements of African Americans throughout the month of February.

To recognize Black History Month, our staff is planning around a dozen online programs, which focus on this year's theme, The Black Family: Representation, Identity and Diversity. They range from community conversations and panel discussions to musical performances and special storytimes.

Some of the featured programs include:

The Brown Side of Autism - February 5

The Segregated Education of Young Men of Color - February 6

UNMASKED: A Male Summit - February 13

Evening Arts: Mystic Vibrations - February 19

STEM-U-Lated! with Dr. Christopher Williams - February 20

A Candid Conversation with Jane Elliott - February 21

All programs are free and open to the public. To learn more or view the entire schedule for Black History Month, visit

For questions, please contact Emily Stoll at 803-587-3637 or email

About Richland Library
Awarded the National Medal in 2017 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, Richland Library is a vibrant, contemporary organization that provides resources and information that advance the Midlands. Offering state-of-the-art technology, a variety of literary and cultural programs and 13 bustling facilities located throughout the county, Richland Library provides a truly customizable, modern library experience for residents and visitors alike.

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