Monday, February 26, 2024
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Island Heights Library
121 Central Avenue
Island Heights, NJ 08732
Ocean County Library
From traditional African attire to modern-day streetwear, black fashion has played a significant role in shaping global trends.
Learn about the impact black fashion designers have had throughout history, along with how their heritage inspired them and the clothing they created.
Afterwards, create original paper doll fashions inspired by your heritage!
NJ Proudly Celebrates
Black History Month
Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.