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From Mon, Feb 17, 2014 11:00 am until Mon, Feb 17, 2014 3:00 pm Save to calendar

At Crocker Art Museum 216 O Street , 95814 , Sacramento , California , USA

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FREE
The Museum is open and free from 10 AM - 5 PM

African American and African history come alive at the Crocker's annual Black History Month Celebration featuring live music and dance performances, fun hands-on learning, art activities, and Sacramento's one and only Black and Beautiful Community Marketplace. Presented in collaboration with the Sojourner Truth Multicultural Art Museum.

 

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Tentative Schedule of Events (subject to change; program handouts with maps will be available)

11 AM – 3:00 PM

  • Support local artisans at the Black & Beautiful Arts & Crafts Marketplace
  • Fun with Percussion presented by Sojourner Truth Multicultural Art Museum 
  • Drop-in and create at the Trade Bead Workshop with artist Daphne Burgess 
  • Visit Tot Land, a magical place for children five and under (Tot Land is always open during regular Museum hours)
  • Step into a melodic time warp and discover musical history
  • See beautiful quilts at Stories-n-Quilts expo presented by Sisters Quilting Collective 
  • Special Tours & Mini-Performances 

10:30 & 11:30 AM, 12:30 & 1:30 PM

  • Tours featuring African Art & African American artists

12 & 2 PM

  • Get down and dance with Tina B and the Soul Line Dancers

1 PM

  • "Oh Happy Day" presented by Phoenix Park Kids Concert Choir

12, 1 & 2 PM

  • Stories-n-Quilts story-sharing

11:30 AM & 1:30 PM

  • Music, poetry & family fun with Puppets and Motion

12:30 & 2:30 PM

  • A dance tribute to The Jacksons: An American Dynasty presented by Studio T Urban Dance Academy

12 & 2 PM

  • Jazz BaSSics with The Harley White Jr. Band

11 AM & 1 PM

  • New Orleans Jazz presented by St. Gabriel's Celestial Brass Band

2014-02-17 11:00:00
2014-02-17 15:00:00

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216 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
916.808.7000
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216 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

General Information: 916.808.7000
Admission Desk: 916.808.1184

Hours

Tue – Sun: 10 AM – 5 PM
Thu: 10 AM – 9 PM
Closed Mondays*, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day
*Open select Mondays
10 AM – 5 PM:
Presidents Day
Labor Day