Black History Month

The Danbury Library celebrates Black History Month. Check out the following resources.

Books that explore the history and culture of Black America.

More Black History Reads


Black History Month Digital Collections

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Events & Programs

Belle da Costa Greene: The Morgan’s First Librarian

Greene was the Morgan Library & Museum’s first director and a world-renowned librarian.

Black Inventors Scavenger Hunt

Locate all 8 inventions scattered throughout the library to solve the riddle.

Celebrating Louis Armstrong

Listen to cultural stories and music and make your own trumpet with watercolor and glitter!

Black History Celebration: A Marian Anderson Tribute

Join us for a special Marian Anderson Tribute by WCSU Performance Arts.

Author Talk with Sadeqa Johnson: Award-Winning Author of Yellow Wife

Invigorating conversation with highly acclaimed author Sadeqa Johnson.