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Established June 14, 2006, activities of the Afro-American Heritage Center are about "Raising the Value of History & Culture" by promoting educational programs based on American History from the Afro-American perspective. Programs are held at various locations throughout the Quad Cities.

MYSTERY
From what country or culture is the origin and the meaning of the exhibit "Mate Masie?"

EVENTS
"Mate Masie: What I Hear I Keep" exhibit on loan from the Tubman Museum of Macon, Georgia. During the entire month of June, the Afro-American Heritage Center is hosting this very special exhibit at the Rock Island Public Library located at 401 19th Street. Free admission.

Monday, June 20 - In celebration of Black Music Month 2016, the Afro-American Heritage Center will present a screening of "Thunder Soul" at the Rock Island High School Little Theater. Doors open at 6:30 with the film at 7:00 p.m. Suggested at-will donation is $5 per adult. The event will take place at Rock Island High School located at 1400 25th Avenue, Rock Island. Please use parking and entrance located at 23rd Avenue & 15th Street.

ADMISSION
Free admission

WEBSITE
http://www.afrolegacy.org

access_timeSunday • Closed
Monday • 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday • 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday • 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday • 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
descriptionAbout Afro-American Heritage Center
Established June 14, 2006, activities of the Afro-American Heritage Center are ‘Raising the Value of History & Culture’ by promoting educational programs based on American History from the Afro-American perspective. The AAHC is a 501 (c) (3) community-based organization.

Currently the AAHC uses various venues throughout the Quad Cities area for programs and events.