Black History Month Event

Desegregating Greenbelt: Family Histories of the Community's First Black Residents


Thursday, February 25 



Did you know that Greenbelt began as a segregated community? Despite the fact that it was built by both Black and white relief workers, only white families would be accepted as residents and it would remain segregated for several decades after its founding in 1937. Join the Greenbelt Museum to learn about the community's first residents of color.


Watch the prerecorded interview here!

Offered in conjunction with the City of Greenbelt's Black History Month Celebration

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To see all of the City of Greenbelt's Black History Month Programs click below

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