Mission: Preservation

Rosedale Library

Mission: Preservation

Presented by the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Inauguration of the first A.M.E. church in Los Angeles, circa 1898
Join us on Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. for a hands-on exploration of preservation -- sponsored by the Smithsonian.

Children 8 and older will examine historical artifacts with their own white gloves that they can take home. They will also learn about preserving family treasures and recording oral histories.

The history of segregation will be introduced through the story of Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin Ramsey.