From the beginning of the rise of comic books in the late 1930s until the mid-1950s, there was a presence of Blacks characters. This presentation will take the audience on a journey to discover how these images paced the historic rise of American Americans in popular culture.
The Cousins Gallery will host a traveling educational exhibit that includes an extensive collection of comic books, comic strips, action figures, buttons, statues, trading cards, posters, and original art, curated by Comic Book Professor William H. Foster III.
The African American Quilters and Collectors Guild of Denver (AAQ&CG) will exhibit authentic slave quilts in the 3rd floor Cousins Gallery. Themed "The Civic Minded Woman", this exhibit continues the annual Table of Brotherhood celebration in honor of the MLK Holiday festivities. AAQCG is committed to serving the Rocky Mountain Front Range region in the preservation of quilts and promoting the art of quilting.
PLEASE NOTE: Library hours: Mon & Wed. 12-8 PM/ Tue, Thurs and Fri 10 AM – 6 PM/ Sat 9 AM – 5 PM Closed - Sunday
Create your very own eco-friendly t-shirt scarves. Handmade by you, they are a cheerful way to add a little spice to your life. Shirts of various colors are supplied! You will be shown step-by-step how to create the scarves and will take one home the same day. Registration is Required. Please call 720-865-0333. For grades 4 and up.