Black History Month 2018
Black History Month

Black History Month events at the library

During the month of February, the Hillsborough County Public Library Cooperative celebrates Black History Month with many events and classes for all ages. Meet local African American authors, listen to traditional songs and stories, take a walking tour of historic Central Avenue, and more!

Black History reading list

Want to learn more about the important contributions by African Americans to art, literature, sports, and pop culture? The library has many titles for your education and reading pleasure!

Portrait of Arthenia L. Joyner

The University Area Community Library has been named in honor of Senator Arthenia L. Joyner.

Throughout her distinguished career in law and politics, State Senator Arthenia Joyner has broken many racial and gender barriers. She has demonstrated a deep commitment to her foundational values of service, equality, and civil rights.

The Arthenia L. Joyner University Area Community Library is scheduled to open January 29, 2018.

Black History in the Tampa Bay Area

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