Celebrate African American History Month with CPL

Join the celebration of African American History Month in February at CPL. Celebrate and learn with author discussions, film screenings and book clubs for adults, interactive events for teens, story times and hands-on activities for kids, and music and crafts for all ages.

Upcoming Events

Keynote Events February 2 at Woodson Regional Library

Join us Saturday, February 2 for a day of events at Woodson Regional Library:

Other Event Highlights

See a complete list of African American History Month events.

Recommended Reads


See two exhibits at Woodson Regional Library: one by local artists and All Power to the People, an exhibit celebrating the legacy of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party opening February 16 in the Harsh Research Collection gallery.