February is Black History Month, which, as stated on the Canada Heritage website, “gives all the opportunity to engage in open dialogue and a commitment to learning more about the stories black communities in Canada have to tell about their histories, success, sacrifices and triumphs.”
Looking for ways to get involved, connect, or learn in Edmonton this month?
The City of Edmonton has an event calendar for the month which you can access here
Edmonton Public Library, in connection with the Edmonton Short Film Festival, is putting on a Local Heroes Film Festival with Black History Month on Thursday February 23rd – you can read more, and register, here.
The Law Society of Alberta has put up an excellent resource page that may help with your staff and clients learning and engagement.
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Please complete the 2023/2024 Membership Form. See our Membership page for more details.