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Black History Month, February 2014: Celebrate Music

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Online Resources

African American Database
Explore your African American lineage with this online database from ProQuest.
 
Minority Health
Find local and national health resources and useful book suggestions.
 
Black Women in Sports
Learn about these remarkable athletes in articles from History.com.
 
Pittsburgh Courier
Explore local history with this full-text archive of The Pittsburgh Courier. Covers the years 1911-2002.

Black History Month Programs

Hill District
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
First Floor - New & Featured (Main Library)
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Brookline
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Lawrenceville
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Homewood
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Hazelwood
Saturday, January 31, 11:30 AM
Woods Run
Saturday, January 31, 12:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, January 31, 12:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 3, 12:15 PM
Hill District
Wednesday, February 4, 6:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Thursday, February 5, 12:15 PM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, February 7, 2:30 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 10, 12:15 PM
Brookline
Monday, February 16, 6:00 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 17, 12:15 PM
Hill District
Saturday, February 21, 1:30 PM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, February 21, 2:30 PM
Downtown & Business
Tuesday, February 24, 12:15 PM
South Side
Wednesday, February 25, 10:00 AM
Hill District
Thursday, February 26, 3:30 PM
South Side
Saturday, February 28, 10:00 AM
Quiet Reading Room - Main Library First Floor
Saturday, February 28, 10:00 AM
Downtown & Business
Saturday, February 28, 10:15 AM
Allegheny
Saturday, February 28, 12:00 PM