• Lift Every Voice 2016 Des Adams performs spoken word honouring the No. 2 Construction Battalion.

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Thank You

Thank you to our 2018 Community Advisory Group for guiding and enriching African Heritage Month programs and content.

  • Lou Gannon | Africville Heritage Trust
  • Russell Grosse | Black Cultural Centre of Nova Scotia
  • Karen Hudson | Auburn High School
  • Tracey Jones-Grant | Halifax Regional Municipality
  • Kesa Munroe-Anderson | HRM/NS Human Rights Commission
  • Sylvia Parris | Delmore "Buddy" Daye Learning Institute
  • John Wedderburn | Delmore "Buddy" Daye Learning Institute‚Äč

Thank you to the individuals and organizations who have brought African Heritage Month to life through events at the Library.

  • Africa Festival of Arts and Culture Society
  • African Nova Scotian Music Association
  • Africentric Learning Institute (ALI)
  • Africville Heritage Trust
  • Ashanti Leadership and Professional Development Services
  • Black and Immigrant Women Network Association of Nova Scotia
  • Black Business Initiative
  • Black History Month Association
  • Delmore "Buddy" Daye Learning Institute
  • Global Afrikan Congress - NS Chapter
  • Halifax Jazz Festival
  • Health Association of African Canadians (HAAC)
  • Promoting Leadership for African Nova Scotians in Health (PLANS)
  • TD Halifax Jazz Festival
  • TeensNowTalk Magazine