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Banneker-Douglass Museum

As the State of Maryland’s official museum of African American heritage, the Banneker-Douglass Museum documents, interprets, and promotes African American history and culture (particularly in Maryland) through exhibitions, programs, and projects in order to improve the understanding and appreciating of America’s rich cultural diversity for all.

Upcoming Events

Ready, Set, GROW! Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month 
Special Guest Lieutenant Governor Boyd Rutherford
Thursday, September 21, 8:30 am- 1:00 pm
Silver Spring Civic Building
1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

Register for Ready, Set GROW!

Inaugural African Heritage Month Celebration- Health Symposium and Special Screening of The Lucky Specials by Discovery Learning Alliance
Saturday, September 23, 10:00 am- 2:00 pm
Montgomery County Executive Office Building Cafeteria
101 Monroe Street, Rockville, Maryland 20850

Register for the Inaugural African Heritage Month Celebration- Health Symposium and Special Screening of The Lucky Specials by Discovery Learning Alliance

Breakfast Forum for United Nations International Day of Peace
Thursday, September 28, 9:00 am- 12:30 pm
Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives Conference Room A/B
100 Community Place, Crownsville, Maryland 21032

Register for Breakfast Forum for United Nations International Day of Peace

Vulnerabilities in House of Faith and the Communities At-Large
Thursday, October 5, 8:00 am- 12:30 pm
Chesapeake Church
6201 Solomons Island Road, Hunting, Maryland 20639

Register for Vulnerabilities Forum in House of Faith and Communities At-Large Conference

Interfaith Domestic Violence Conference
Wednesday, October 25, 8:30 am- 4:00 pm
Judicial Institute of Maryland
2011 D Commerce Park Drive, Annapolis, MD 21401

Register for the Interfaith Domestic Violence Conference

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