commUNITY: Making Equity Visible in the Health Care of African-Americans

This free, virtual conversation will focus on making equity visible in the health care of African-Americans. Participants will gain insight on the impact, marginalization, and lack of cultural sensitivity to …

February 23, 2022 | 12PM – 1:30PM | Virtual

Reflection on a Legacy

You are invited to register for a free, virtual, experience, hosted by the Black History Initiative (BHI) on Saturday, February 12, 2022 from 9:00 AM-11:00 AM. BHI is a diverse …

February 12, 2022 | 9AM – 11AM | Virtual
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Race, Let’s Talk About It: Closing the Education Gap

Despite the 1954 Supreme Court ruling on Brown v. Board of Education, segregation and equal access to education is an ongoing issue in schools across America. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic …

February 10, 2022 | 6:30PM | Online

The Life and Legacy of Miss Virginia Estelle Randolph

Biographer and filmmaker Elvatrice Belsches will take the audience on a multimedia journey amplifying the extraordinary contributions of Virginia E. Randolph in the areas of education, public health, and juvenile justice …

February 5, 2022 | 2PM – 3PM | Henrico

1872 Forward: Celebrating Virginia Tech

1872 Forward: Celebrating Virginia Tech is a 3-day celebration that will bring to life how the past shapes the present and leads the university into the future.  Over the course of the …

March 24–26, 2022 | Blacksburg

Stamped from the Beginning

Join #1 New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds for a talk and Q&A session about the book, Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You, part of VBPL’s grant-funded community read program, …

February 18, 2022 | 6PM – 7PM | Virginia Beach, VA

OTU: The Healing Quilt

The Tidewater African Cultural Alliance and Teens With a Purpose have been hard at work, and are excited to bring you OTU: the Healing Quilt on Sunday, January 23 at …

January 23, 2022 | 7PM | Online

The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1812-1815

The Museum of Culpeper History will offer a free webinar on a little known and surprising chapter of history of slavery in Virginia on Thursday, January 20, at 5:00 PM. …

January 20, 2022 | 5PM | Online

Beneath the Surface

Join this free art-based workshop for community members exploring the history of race and racial disparity in Hampton Roads. Ages fourteen and up are welcome. Minors will need signed parental/guardian …

January 16, 2022 | 11AM – 4PM | Portsmouth