• Wednesday, February 3

The following is a list events hosted by the Baltimore County Public Library to either celebrate or observe Black History Month. For more information on these events or to register, please go to www.bcpl.info/events.

Virtual Speaker Series: Shipbuilders on Baltimore’s harbors – African American entrepreneurs

7-8:30 p.m.

Event type: Authors and speakers

Age group: Adult

• Registration required

• Friday, February 5

Family Fun Night: Celebrate Black History Month with jazz for kids

7-8 p.m.

Event type: Family

Age Group: All Ages

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

• Saturday, February 6

Anti-Racism Story Time: The history of racism

10-10:30 a.m.

Event type: Story time, family, cultural arts

Age group: Infant (newborn to 12 months), Toddler (1 to 3 years), Elementary School Age (6 to 11 years)

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

Celebrate Black History Month: Celebrate live with Culture Queen

2-3 p.m.

Event type: Family

Age group: All ages

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

• Monday, February 8

A House is Not a Home: Structural anti-blackness, gender and housing discrimination

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Event type: Community and civic engagement

Age group: Adult

• Registration required

• Saturday, February 13

Anti-Racism Story Time: Important people in Black History

Event type: Story time, family, cultural arts

Age group: Infant (newborn to 12 months), Toddler (1 to 3 years), Elementary School Age (6 to 11 years)

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

• Tuesday, February 16

Anti-Racism Book Discussion

7-8:30 p.m.

Event type: Book club, community and civic engagement

Age group: Adult

• Thursday, February 18

Parent Panel: Talking to kids about race and racism

7-8 p.m.

Event type: Community and civic engagement, authors and speakers, family

Age group: Adult

• Registration required

• Friday, February 19

Adinkra: Symbols of power and wisdom

7-8 p.m.

Event type: Cultural arts

Age group: Adult

• Saturday, February 20

Anti-Racism Story Time: Celebrating Black joy

10-10:30 a.m.

Event type: Story time, family, cultural arts

Age group: Infant (newborn to 12 months), Toddler (1 to 3 years), Elementary School Age (6 to 11 years)

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

Celebrate Black History Month: Jazz for kids

2-3 p.m.

Event type: Family

Age group: All ages

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

• Monday, February 22

For the Culture Trivia: Celebrating Black history and culture

6-7 p.m.

Event type: Games, gaming

Age group: Teen

• Registration required

• Thursday, February 25:

Parent Panel: Talking to kids about race and racism

Event type: Community and civic engagement, authors and speakers, family

Age group: Adult

• Registration required

Book Lovers Bash: Meet author Nancy Johnson

7-8:30 p.m.

Even type: Authors and speakers, cultural arts

Age group: Adult

• Registration required

• Saturday, February 27:

Anti-Racism Story Time: Use your voice and Black Lives Matter

10-10:30 a.m.

Event type: Story time, family, cultural arts

Age group: Infant (newborn to 12 months), Toddler (1 to 3 years), Elementary School Age (6 to 11 years)

• Registration required

• Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult