Black History Celebration (Free Day)

Sunday, Feb. 28, 2021
Select times: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Join us for music, puppet shows, storytelling, and hands-on activities celebrating Black history, arts, & culture! This special day will include both on-site and virtual programming options for connecting at home. Sponsored by the Nissan Foundation. Free and open to the public.

Special activities & programs:

  • Nashville Public Library’s Puppet Truck will offer a live virtual presentation of “Ellingtown,” the story of Duke Ellington, the great master of Jazz, who takes us on a musical journey with puppets of all sorts in this special presentation produced by the Nashville Jazz Workshop in cooperation with Wishing Chair Productions!
  • Stay tuned, more programming will be announced soon!  

Please note: Due to capacity limitations related to the COVID pandemic, we are offering multiple time slots for visitors to choose from on a first-come, first-served basis up to 100 people. Available time blocks: 9 to 11 a.m., 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and 2 to 4 p.m.