The Williams Cottage is site to many of our events and programs. Join us next month for our FREE Curator's Brunch on Sunday, March 10th from 12-2 pm. Get the inside scoop on our current exhibition Decolonizing Refinement: The Kingdom of This World from co-curators Khaulah Naima Nuruddin and Lesley Wolff and artist Edouard Duval-Carrié expect lively conversation and light breakfast foods.
Located at 170 NW Fifth Avenue in Delray Beach Florida, the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is a black history museum and cultural center dedicated to sharing the cultural contributions of people of African descent. In addition to rotating exhibits, the museum hosts a history preservation bus tour, youth programming, genealogy workshops, lectures and panel discussions and MLK, Juneteenth and Kwanzaa celebrations. Exhibit Hours are 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday. Admission: $10; Members are free.
Spady Museum Showcases the Talents of Miami-Born Haitian Artist Edouard Duval-Carrié, Nov. 10-April 26
Happy Birthday to abolitionist and author Frederick Douglass (born on this day in 1818)! In 1926 historian Carter G. Woodson and the Association for the Study of Negro Life chose the second week of February to be "Negro History Week" because Douglass's birthday fell on the 14th and Abraham Lincoln's on the 12th.