National Museum of African American and Broward County Library to Present Save Our African American Treasures

The National Museum of African American History and Culture and the Broward County African-American Research Library and Cultural Center will co-host a two-day program to help South Florida residents identify and preserve items of historical and cultural significance tucked away in their attics, closets and garages. The event will feature presentations, hands-on activities and preservation tips.

The program will take place Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 27, from noon to 5:30 p.m. at the library, located at 2650 Sistrunk Blvd. in Ft. Lauderdale. Free and open to the public, the event is called “Save Our African American Treasures: A National Collections Initiative of Discovery and Preservation.”