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Black History Month
Poetry Workshop

African-American woman writing in her journal at New Jersey writing workshop.

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Price: Free

Montclair Public Library

50 S Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042
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Montclair Public Library

Event Description

African American poet, teacher, and activist June Jordan once wrote, "We are the ones we have been waiting for."

Read and discuss works by renowned Black poets and pioneers like herself, so that you can then write poems of your own!

Registration required.

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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