African American Cultural Celebration Education Day 2024

On January 26, 2024, we enjoyed engaging with presenters and performers. Explore the recorded videos of available presentations as well as those from prior years here.


Kwame Mbalia

9:00 a.m.-9:45 a.m. Kwame Mbalia, Author

"Who Is Kwame Mbalia: Please Tell Me"
Adrienne Nirde

10:00 a.m.-10:45 a.m. Adrienne Nirdé

Director, North Carolina African American Heritage Commission Starting from Scratch: Marking Civil Rights History Across North Carolina
Anjalique Abernathy

11:00 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Anjalique Abernathy

Director of Education and Outreach, The Pauli Murray Center "Pauli Murray: Civil Rights Through Words" This presentation is for grades 5 and up.
Michelle Lanier

Noon-12:45 p.m. Michelle Lanier

Director, NC Division of State Historic Sites Between the Sycamore and the Swamp: The Harriet Jacobs Project

Join us for a LIVE! streaming event!

Museum educators, curators, and special guests share some “stuff” from our past and “meet” people from our history who helped shape our present. We stream LIVE! from the museum’s exhibits and from history spots around the state. Join us via YouTube or Vimeo; viewers can ask questions during the program, and we’ll answer them LIVE! Register for LIVE!

Check out our free LIVE! programs for 2024 and register below. Additional resources for each LIVE! will be available closer to event date. And watch all previous LIVE! events through our Videos on Demand.