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Midwinter Recess: Sweet Blackberry Presents

Saturday, Feb 16 - Sunday, Feb 24, 2019

Started by actress Karyn Parsons (Fresh Prince of Bel-Air), Sweet Blackberry produces little-known inspiring stories of African American achievement, animated for children. This program includes three short films that bring the stories of Henry ‘Box’ Brown, Janet Collins, and Bessie Coleman to life. Program duration: 68 mins. 

This family matinee is also part of the Museum’s Black History Month Celebration.

Tickets are included with Museum admission. Please request a ticket upon arrive at the Museum.