Sunday, February 5th, 2023:Black History. Black Heritage. Black Achievement.”

Join the CCAWR, our partners and sponsors, as we kick off Black History Month 2023 with a 1-day in-person event that celebrates Black History, Black Heritage and Black Achievement. Featuring local artistes and speakers, we will Celebrate, Educate and Advocate in Waterloo Region!

BHM Launch 2023 Poster

Black History Month 2023 Launch will take place at the Ken Seiling Region of Waterloo Museum on Homer Watson Drive in Kitchener; the Region of Waterloo Museum is a partner for this event.

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The event will feature an exhibit from the Canadian Multicultural Inventors Museum, panel discussions, workshops, seminars, official greetings and artistic performances!

Here is the detailed schedule for the day! You can also check out our Calendar of Events to see what else is happening in Waterloo Region and Wellington County!

Thank you to our event sponsors, for making the day happen!

Our previous BHM events page highlights what we’ve been up to.