Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

June 2020

Reflections on American Democracy, with Smithsonian Curator Barbara Clark Smith

June 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Facebook Live
Free
Barbara Clark Smith

Live webcast lecture with Smithsonian curator Barbara Clark Smith discussing American democracy past and present Our nation rests on the…

Find out more »

GSO Summer Online Juneteenth Celebration – Opening

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Free
GSO Summer Online Juneteenth Celebration

Join City officials and staff as we launch a day of online programming celebrating Juneteenth Includes an introduction to the…

Find out more »

Songs of Experience: A Conversation with Rhiannon Giddens

June 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Free
Rhiannon Giddens (photo Ebru Yildiz)

The singer, composer and Greensboro native talks with Curator of Exhibits Robert Harris about bringing African American history to life…

Find out more »

Juneteenth Cooking with Dame’s Chicken & Waffles

June 19 @ 11:15 am - 11:30 am
Free
GSO Summer Online Juneteenth Celebration

Curator of Education Rodney Dawson visits Dame's Chicken & Waffles to learn about culinary traditions associated with Juneteenth celebrations. Access…

Find out more »

History Lunch Break: Voting Rights, an Unfinished Story

June 19 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Free
Voter Registration Warrenton NC National Museum of American History

The Fifteenth Amendment, which prevents states from excluding voters on the basis of race, is 150 years old this year.…

Find out more »

Juneteenth Bingo

June 19 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Free
GSO Summer Online Juneteenth Celebration

Try your hand at Greensboro's African American history in this fun, live online game! Register on Zoom to play Register…

Find out more »

Juneteenth and Its Greensboro Ties

June 19 @ 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Free
GSO Summer Online Juneteenth Celebration

Curator of Education Rodney Dawson talks to Dr. Arwin Smallwood of the Department of History & Political Science at North…

Find out more »

The Divine Nine: Histories of Service

June 19 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Free
GSO Summer Online Juneteenth Celebration

Curator of Education Rodney Dawson moderates a forum with Black Greek Letter Organization presidents about education, achievement and service. Access…

Find out more »

History Lunch Break: Games, Democracy, Museums, Tech

June 26 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Free

The Durham-based tech consultancy CrossComm Inc. developed "Gerrymander Madness: The Anti-Democracy VR Game" for the Greensboro History Museum's Project Democracy…

Find out more »

July 2020

History Lunch Break: Reinventing Democracy in Germany after World War II

July 31 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free
West Germany Flag Map

A conversation with historian Derek Holmgren about the restoration and reinvention of democracy in West Germany after 1945. Derek Holmgren…

Find out more »
+ Export Events