Whiteness in Plain View: Racial Exclusion in Minnesota

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Whiteness in Plain View by Chad Montrie examines the ways white residents across Minnesota acted to intimidate, control, remove, and keep outr African Aericans over the 19th and 20th centuries. In this program, we will discuss how many of these ways continue today.

Whiteness in Plain View: Racial Exclusion in Minnesota

Online

Whiteness in Plain View by Chad Montrie examines the ways white residents across Minnesota acted to intimidate, control, remove, and keep outr African Aericans over the 19th and 20th centuries. In this program, we will discuss how many of these ways continue today.

Black History Month Showcase

White Bear Lake High School South Campus 3551 McKnight Avenue, White Bear Lake

The White Bear Lake Black Student Union invites you to its fourth annual Black History Month Showcase. Join White Bear Lake students for a night filled with poetry, singing, dance, instruments, and everything in between!

Big Read Book Discussion: The Bear

Normandy Park Education Center (Senior Center) 2484 East Co. Rd. F, White Bear Lake, MN

In honor of Big Read White Bear Lake, please join White Bear Center for the Arts and White Bear Lake Area School Community Services & Recreation for an in-depth conversation about The Bear by Andrew Krivak!

$15

Native American: Beyond Land Acknowledgment

Online

The practice of Indigenous land acknowledgment is growing in popularity. In this program, staff from Native Governance Center will explain what land acknowledgment is and why it’s important to go beyond a simple statement.

$20

Feathers From Above

White Bear Lake High School South Campus 3551 McKnight Avenue, White Bear Lake

Join Native American Art Therapist, Stacy Atkins of Olive Art, in a Art Therapy acrylic painting session with the enjoyment of peaceful music and aromatherapy, if desired. paint a beautiful feather, which symbolizes so much for so many.

$25

Sisters of the Sun

Normandy Park Education Center (Senior Center) 2484 East Co. Rd. F, White Bear Lake, MN

Use acrylic paint to create this beautiful canvas of Sisters which symbolizes unity, trust, and honor. We can customize colors to your liking as well.

$25

History: “Slavery, Segregation and the Ku Klux Klan in Minnesota”

Normandy Park Education Center (Senior Center) 2484 East Co. Rd. F, White Bear Lake, MN

What was it like for African Americans in a very white state from 1820 to 1920? How were they treated? Where did they work? You’ll find that some white Minnesotans owned slaves, that St. Paul was a station on the underground railroad, and that the St. Paul Public Schools were segregated by law.

$18