Events

Unconditional Loyalty

Join Museum Educator Sean Donaldson at the Marion Public Library for this presentation!

Discover the proud history of African American service people in the United States military from the Revolutionary War to the present. Topics include African American Iowans in the Civil War, the Buffalo Soldiers, the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II, desegregation of the armed forces, and more. Registration is requested via Eventbrite.

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Paint Like A Pro

Join Education Assistant Diana Henry for a Paint Like A Pro workshop at the North Liberty Community Library!

Art and science are two sides of the same coin. Learn about scientists like George Washington Carver and Percy Julian who dabbled in paint manufacturing, check out various African American painters and sculptors, and make a small artistic creation of your own.