In celebration of Black History Month, the Burlington County Library invites residents to explore special library events, including:
- Powerful and Dangerous: Audre Lorde – View a virtual exhibit and discover how Lorde’s work remains relevant with current social justice movements at 6:30 p.m. at the Burlington County Library on Feb. 15.
- Civil Rights Movements – Learn about student involvement during the American Civil Rights Movement during this fun and exciting performance featuring dance, audience participation and more at 2 p.m. at the Burlington County Library on Feb. 18.
- The Art of Crowned Head Wrapping (in-person and virtual) – Learn the history of African Head Wrapping and try your own styles with Latasha Waters at 6 p.m. at the Burlington County Library on Feb. 28. Visit https://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/news-updates/black-history-month for information on how to attend virtually.
Movies at the Library – Mark your calendar to watch multiple films in the auditorium, including “12 Years a Slave,” “Selma,” “Loving” and “The Butler.” Visit https://www.bcls.lib.nj.us/news-updates/black-history-month for details.