African-American history

Taste of Soul Sunday to celebrate African American history, culture

by (wayjulie)

Submitted 02-14-2017 under LOCAL LIFE

On the third Sunday of every February, a long line of people gathers outside of the downtown Main Branch of the Grand Rapids Public Library. At exactly 1 p.m., the doors open and people of all ages stream through the doors. The smells of delicious,...

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Anti-racism organizations host special viewing of Hidden Figures

by (arcarpenter)

Submitted 01-06-2017 under LOCAL LIFE

It's an event that promises to bring people of varied interests together. From racial justice accomplices to space buffs, experts in African-American achievements to admirers of John Glenn's career, advocates for Black women to technology...

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