Salem United

Celebrating 277 Years of Black History!

artists, crafts and black dolls

THANK YOU TO ALL THOSE WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE FIRST ANNUAL BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION.

SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY

Salem, MA would like to welcome you to a month of culture and art hosted by Salem United. 

2018 PARTICIPANTS


Salem State University will host a lecture group and an art exhibit.  We want to thank Salem State for joining us at our first Black History Month Celebration.

OPENING CEREMONY

National Black Anthem

Certificate Awards  

Speech by Mayor on Opportunities for Black Americans in North Shore

Location:  City Hall

"First they ignore you,
then they laugh at you,
then they fight you,
then you win."

Mahatma GandhV

lectures, speakers, panelists

GROUP PANELIST AND LECTURES


Title:  Black Life Experience - Part 1
           Black Business Life Experience - Part 2

Location:  Old City Hall

We will have two panelist groups at Old City Hall, Salem MA and we will have two lecturers, one at Old City Hall and one at Salem State University.   host Speakers discussing their live Experiences and Historical Information!

SALEM HISTORICAL TOUR GROUP

African American Tour –focus’ on Salem's slavery role, the Abolitionist movement, Charlotte Forten, John Remond and his children, Joseph Story and the Amistad decision and Charles Augustus Benson

tour groups and school activities

BOOK SIGNING

Title:  Example:  Library After Hours: Bitter

Description:  Join Vick Breedy for an evening of talk about her Bitter Series– the three book Series.  Book signing to follow.

 
Location:  The Children’s Room of the Salem Public Library
Series: Bitter Series
Paperback: 208 pages
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-10: 1542526477

ISBN-13: 978-1542526470

 

Locations throughout the City of Salem will display Cultural Exhibits in places like St. Josephs Hall,Salem, library and more!

FIRST ANNUAL NORTH SHORE BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION

Enjoy an Abolitionist Tour while youth are on February vacation and enjoy activities from our school children.  Have you heard of a Black History Scavenger Hunt, well the Salem School System will be having one.  Keep checking to see who wins.

First Annual North Shore Black History Month Celebration. 
February, 2018