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Black History Month 2019: A calendar of events in and around Denver

There are multiple events for Black History Month in and around Denver.
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February is Black History Month! There are various events going on around Colorado in honor of the occasion. 

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4th Annual Black Women LEAD Summit, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

@Center for Multicultural Excellence, University of Denver, Ritchie School of Engineering & Computer Science

Juanita Gray Community Service Awards & Blacks in Colorado Hall of Fame Induction, 1:30-3:30 p.m. 

@Blair Caldwell African American Research Library

Jordan Casteel: Returning the Gaze, (Feb. 2-June 2, 2019) 

@Denver Art Museum 

The Uncomfortable Truth: The History of Racism in America Film Screening, 6-7:45 p.m.

@Blair Caldwell African American Research Library

Active Minds: Martin Luther King Jr., 1-2 p.m. 

@Sam Gary Branch Library

Souls of the Soil, 2-4 p.m.

@Blair Caldwell African American Research Library

African-Americans in the West, 1 –3 p.m.

@Edgewater Library

Black History Live Tour featuring Maya Angelou Portrayal

The Pillars of African-American Art Songs, 7 p.m. 

@Blair-Caldwell African-American Research Library

Beyond Five Points: Northeast Denver and Park Hill by Bus, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

@History Colorado Center (and around the city)

African-Americans in the West, 1-2 p.m.

@History Colorado Center

Black Music Matters 2.0, 7-9 p.m.

@History Colorado Center