Black History Month
Black History in the Tampa Bay Area
Our Lives, Our Legacies: The Hillsborough Black Experience
The goal of this online collection is to record and preserve the stories of African American residents in Hillsborough County.
This project began when the library was awarded a grant from 'StoryCorps @ your library,' a national program designed to encourage multi-format public programming on broad themes of oral narrative, local history and heritage.View the collection
AfroCon: A Celebration of Diverse Superheroes
Saturday, March 30. AfroCon is a celebration of diverse superheroes. This free family-friendly event will highlight superheroes of color through crafts, a fan art contest, photo ops, an escape room, gaming, a cosplay contest, and more.More about AfroCon
Black History Reads
Explore our titles to learn more about the important contributions by African Americans to art, science, sports, and pop culture.