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Black History Book Club: “Up From Slavery”

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Booker T. Washington (Courtesy of the Library of Congress)

Join us at the inaugural session of the Black History Book Club at St. James @ Encore. Our first meeting is on Monday, February 26, 2024, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. We’ll explore “Up From Slavery” by Booker T. Washington, led by Fred Hearns.

The club aims to foster understanding and connection through discussions. Meetings are at St. James @ Encore, 1202 N. Governor Street, on the last Monday of February, April, June, August, and October, and the second Monday in December 2024. Sign up to be part of this engaging journey through Black history.



February 26
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Tampa’s Black History Museum
1213 N Central Ave
Tampa, FL 33602 United States
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The history center is open daily from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

**Galleries are closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas and open until 3 p.m. on Christmas and New Year’s Eve.

Admission prices

Adult: $16.95
College Student: $14.95
Senior (60+): $14.95
Youth (7-17): $12.95
Child (0-6): Free
Members: Free

**First responders and veterans may receive discounted admission at Visitor Services.

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