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February 2018

Black History Month-Open House

02/19/2018 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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Join Monday February 18, 2017 from 10:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. for our Black History Month Open House.  Cost is $5.00 per person Space is limited please call or email to RSVP...

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March 2018

WBMA Let’s Talk: Black Panther

03/13/2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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There's been LOTS of talk surrounding Marvel's Black Panther.. and we want to hear from you! Come join the Wisconsin Black Media Association, for a night of thought provoking discussion about what impact “Black Panther” has on society. #WakandaForever  Panelists include: Professor Portia Cobb, teaches Film at UW-Milwaukee Ben Hart, News Director, WISN, Comic Book Geek! Gabrielle Tesfaye, Film student UW-Milwaukee Dr. Rob Smith, Marquette University Professor, Director Center For Urban Research and Outreach Please feel free to dress for the…

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April 2018

Author Frank Lewis Book Signing

04/21/2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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Join us from 1:00-3:00pm on Saturday April 21st at the Wisconsin Black Historical Society to meet Author Frank Lewis. Parking will be available in the WBHS lot, and additional parking will be available on the street. Frank will mingle, take photos, and sign copies of his book titled “Omari” the book will be on sale for $15. Checks will not be accepted. Frank will speak and read an excerpt for the audience. Light drinks and refreshments will be available. About…

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May 2018

Joblines Community Rally

05/19/2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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You're Invited! For hundreds of Milwaukee workers, the JobLines - MCTS Routes 6 & 61 - are a lifeline to good-paying jobs in Milwaukee, Waukesha and Washington Counties. Without our voices, 2018 will be the end of the lines. Join Milwaukee's leading change-makers on May 19th from 11am-2pm to hear Chris Gardner, author of The Pursuit of Happyness, share his story and the vital importance of the JobLines to our under-served communities.   To attend you must RSVP to rsvp@mkejoblines.com

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MKE Monumental: Storytelling & Dialogue

05/31/2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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What's the story we tell us about ourselves? How does the city choose to remember its past? Join us for storytelling & dialogue beginning with an introduction by Dasha Kelly of Still Waters Collective and featuring true, personal stories from Ex Fabula Fellows, followed by small group dialogue with Zeidler Center facilitators. ​Presented by March on Milwaukee 50th, Still Waters Collective, and the Zeidler Center. Part of a series continuing the dialogue after the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing…

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August 2018

Join us at Bronzeville Cultural And Arts Festival!!

08/02/2018

Join us at Bronzeville Cultural and Arts Festival this Sunday, August 5!! Come and see us at our booth!!

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Black Arts Fest MKE-Museum closed on Saturday August 4th

08/04/2018

The WBHS will be closed on Saturday, August 4, 2018. We will be exhibiting at Black Arts Fest MKE. Please join us on the Festival Grounds!!

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Candidates Forum

08/06/2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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September 2018

Special Tour- Saturday 12:30

09/01/2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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We have scheduled a special tour for 12:30pm on Saturday, September 1st. Cost $5.00 per person

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Labor Day- Closed

09/03/2018
WI Black Historical Society, 2620 West Center Street
Milwaukee, WI 53206 United States
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We will be closed tomorrow, normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

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