MIAMI – In honor of #BlackHistoryMonth2019, the Miami-Dade Black Affairs Advisory Board (BAAB), under the Office of Community Advocacy, is hosting and participating in many events throughout the Miami-Dade County. On Feb. 1, BAAB unveiled Vessels 2019: Women of Substance” and “Triumphant Spirits 2019: African American Men” exhibit-curated by MUCE; Kinad African American Museum exhibit, and excerpts from the Smithsonian Institution’s Traveling Exhibition Service’ entertainment. The exhibit will be remain in the lobby of the Stephen P. Clark Center and open to the public Monday through Friday during business hours until the end of February.

To view the pictures from the unveiling, please visit our AdvocacyMDC’s Facebook page. For more information on the month’s events, please contact Black Affairs Advisory Board Director Retha Boone-Fye at 305-375-4606.

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