Western History & Genealogy Blog

African-Americans

“Stealing Some Smarts” with Colorado Rockies' Eric Young, Jr.

“Stealing Some Smarts” with Colorado Rockies' Eric Young, Jr.

Presented by The Denver Public Library, Colorado Rockies and Volunteers of America

Colorado Rockies' Eric Young, Jr

Scribes, Scholars & Storytellers Series 2013

Scribes, Scholars & Storytellers Series 2013
Scribes, Scholars & Storytellers Series 2013
Scribes, Scholars & Storytellers Series 2013

Featuring Adrian Miller and JD Mason

The Blair-Caldwell Library created the Scribes, Scholars and Storytellers series to assist and uplift members of the Denver African American community that are involved in

Black History Month Events Ending Soon....

Black History Month Events Ending Soon....
Black History Month Events Ending Soon....

But there are more events coming your way!

Hurry in...these two exhibits will run through the end of the month:

African American Quilters and Collectors Guild Quilt Exhibit

African American Quilters and Collectors Guild Quilt Exhibit
African American Quilters and Collectors Guild Quilt Exhibit

The Legacy Continues: We teach, we create, we giveaway and we collect.

Exhibit:

Seldom Screened Cinema Presents: Scenes from the Diaspora

Seldom Screened Cinema Presents: Scenes from the Diaspora
Seldom Screened Cinema Presents: Scenes from the Diaspora

Only One Night Left....Don't Miss Out!

The Seldom Screened Cinema series is coming to an end, but we have a special double featured planned for Monday, December 10th, 6p.m at the

W.P.A. Writer's Project - Recording Denver's Ethnic History

WPA Workers Shape Wax Figures at Colorado Museum of Natural History
Colorado Symphony Orchestra WPA Federal Music Project

And the History and Lore of Colorado

You might have known that the early Greeks of Denver established restaurants, but did you know that the Jewish population of Denver in the 1930’s numbered 18,000, and that many Jews lived nea