A list of Omaha-area Black History Month events
Lee Wesley Gibson shakes hands with 66-year-old Willie James, a retired Union Pacific chef on Feb. 29, 2012. 101-yr.-old former Union Pacific porter, Lee Wesley Gibson, visits Union Pacific headquarters in downtown Omaha, Nebraska. KENT SIEVERS / THE WORLD-HERALD
Posted: Saturday, February 1, 2014 12:00 am
Updated: 2:15 pm, Thu Jun 5, 2014.
February is Black History Month. To celebrate, numerous activities are planned for throughout the month in the metro area. All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. Here is a sampling:
Movie day: Some area libraries will show weekly movies through February. South Omaha Library, 2808 Q St., will host Black History month movie days every Monday at 4 p.m. Willa Cather Library, 1905 S. 44th St., will host movie days on Thursdays at noon.
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Saturday, February 1, 2014 12:00 am.
Updated: 2:15 pm.