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2009

Thursday, February 19
“The Black Voice and the 2009 Presidential Inauguration” - Courtney Baker, Assistant Professor of English, Connecticut College
- Noon, MBL Rowe Auditorium, 10 MBL Street, Woods Hole

Thursday, February 26
“Roots of a Rebellion: Rio de Janeiro’s 1910 “Revolt of the Leash”” - Zachary Morgan, Assistant Professor of History, Boston College
- Noon, MBL Rowe Auditorium, 10 MBL Street, Woods Hole

Thursday, February 26
Harambee - An ethnic potluck feast welcoming everyone of every ethnicity. Enjoy an evening of multicultural arts, crafts, and music. Don't forget to bring your favorite potluck dish.
- 4:00 PM, Swope Center, 5 North Street, Woods Hole

Friday, June 19 - Juneteenth
A Selection of Poems for Juneteenth - Marilyn Nelson Poet, author, University of Connecticut English professor emerita - 4 PM, Speck Auditorium, Rowe Laboratory, MBL 10 MBL Street, Woods Hole

Social - The Juneteenth social event later in the day will be following Marilyn Nelson’s presentation all are invited to a BBQ behind the main lab of the National Marine Fisheries Service. Guests are welcome to bring a side dish or dessert, and while contributions will be appreciated, they are not required.

All events are free and open to the public

 

Black History Month Flyer

Juneteenth Flyer


Woods Hole Black History Month events are sponsored by the Marine Biological Laboratory; the Woods Hole Oceanographic Insitution, the National Marine Fisheries Service, the U.S. Coast Guard Group Woods Hole and the U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Field Center. All events are free and open to the public.



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