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Upcoming Events

Museum Hours of Operation

Tuesday-Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
Sunday: open for special events and by request
Mondays: Closed

Museum Tour Times

Tuesday-Friday
9:30 am, 10:30 am, 11:30 am
1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm,
4:00 pm

Saturday
10:30 am, 11:30 am
1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm

Fees: Adults $5 Seniors $3 Children $2

Group tours with 20 people or more must be booked in advance. Call 706.724.3576.


Pioneer African-American First Responders Exhibition
February 2017
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Winter Book Signing
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Annual Historian's Awards
February 23, 2017

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The Legacy of Miss Lucy Craft Laney Exhibition
March 2017

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Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History Quiz Bowl
March 25, 2017
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Exhibitions/Events for February - March 2017

Winter Newsletter

 

 


Pioneer African-American First Responders Exhibition

February 2017
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Artifacts and one of a kind stories will highlight the tone of this exlnoit to chronicle the pioneers who were first hired by the Augusta Police Department and Augusta Fire Department. Their courage and perseverance in the face of slow changing practices have enabled the victories now seen, as African-Americans lead these departments.

 


 

Winter Book Signing

February 19, 2017
3:00 - 5:00 pm

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Sunday February 19th, 3-Spm, with Award Winning Author Robert J. Williams of Washington, DC Augusta native Robert J. Williams brings home his new novel Strivers and Other Stories. Refreshments will be served. This is a free event for the public.

 

 


Annual Historian's Awards

February 23, 2017
5:30 - 7:00 pm

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Please save the date to join us to honor our selected Historians of the Year Trinity CME Church Historical Committee, Elim Baptist Church Historical Committee, and Chicks That Click Photography Club.


The Legacy of Miss Lucy Craft Laney Exhibition

March 2017
Opening Reception March 5, 2017
3:00 - 5:00 pm

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

This is a free event, with light refreshments served. Many more events will be included during March in honor of Women's History Month.

The March Senior Luncheon occurs on March 8th, 11 :30 am-1 pm. Your RSVP is required by March 6th to ensure that your catered meal is available. The cost is $11.00 per person. Please call 706-724-3576 or

 

 

 

 

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History Quiz Bowl

March 25, 2017
10:00 am - Noon

Second floor of the Augusta Library, main branch

The Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History heartily invites your church, school or civic organization to participate in the 2017 Black History Quiz Bowl.

The competition is designed to develop and challenge the knowledge and quick recall of middle and high school students in the cultural areas of general Black History, local Augusta History, Georgia History, and global current events.

Quiz Bowl 2017 will heavily emphasize facts about the Modern Civil Rights Movement (1945-1970) and the 100th Anniversary of the United States entry into World War I.

To sign up your team of four or more members, please contact Corey Rogers at
706-724-3576 for more information.


The mission of the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History is to promote the legacy
of Miss Lucy Craft Laney through art, history, and the preservation of her home.