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Black History Month
Ancestry Collage for Adults

Collage craft made of torn magazine pages.

Saturday, February 24, 2024

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Price: Free

Maplewood Hilton Branch Library

1688 Springfield Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

Maplewood Memorial Library

Event Description

Join artist Beverly McCutcheon and craft your own Black History Month ancestry collage. 

McCutcheon specializes in collages and assemblages and has exhibited her work throughout New Jersey and New York.

Materials will be provided, but feel free to bring family photos or lightweight trinkets/jewelry you'd like to incorporate into your collage. (Copies of them can be made if you prefer.)

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.

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