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History


American History

Jump Back in Time
Listen to America's Story: The founding of a new nation, the war that tore our country in two, the great war that shook the world, and the voyage to the moon.

African-Americans in History
See the vital role that African-Americans have played in shaping America's history and culture; from Booker T. Washington to Colin Powell.

African-American History
Explore current and past African American issues such as slavery, the million-man march, and discrimination.

PBS Way Back When
Remember when camping out of your car was a vacation, or when Miami Beach was an avocado farm? Neither do I, but some people do.

Not for Ourselves Alone
If you could write the Bill of Rights what would they be? See what other kids had to say. Also learn about the day in the life of an African-American, a Native American, an Irish Immigrant and more.

Upcoming Events
Music Sticks - Summer Reading Kids Jul 17, 2018 01:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Jul 18, 2018 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Color Your Decal! Jul 19, 2018 01:00 PM (US/Eastern)
The Magic of Paul Martin - Summer Reading Kids Jul 24, 2018 01:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Teen Bowling! - Summer Reading Teens Jul 26, 2018 01:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Summer Reading Logs Due by 1:00 p.m. Jul 27, 2018 01:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Library Board of Directors Meeting Aug 15, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Aug 15, 2018 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
In Stitches - knitting group Sep 14, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Library Board of Directors Meeting Sep 19, 2018 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)