Black History Month

Sponsored by:

Join us as we celebrate Black History Month!

Join us for special performances celebrating African American culture and history on Weekends in February at CMoR Chesterfield and CMoR Central.

All Events are Free with Museum Admission!

Richmond Boys’ Choir
Join the Children’s Museum of Richmond and the Richmond Boys’ Choir for the kick-off of Black History Month. The Richmond Boys’ Choir will take guests on a musical journey through historical, traditional, and modern songs.
Date: February 1, 2015
Time: 3pm

Location: CMoR Central


Ezibu Muntu
Clap and sing along to traditional African song and dance led by Ezibu Muntu African Dance and Cultural Foundation! Due to popular demand, we'll have two performances at 1:00pm and 2:30pm. Don’t miss out on these lively and interactive musical journeys!
Date: February 7, 2015
Time: 1:00pm and 2:30pm performances

Location: CMoR Central

Elijah Coles-Brown
We continue with an impressive appearance by 10-year-old motivational speaker Elijah Coles-Brown. He'll be reciting Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech and speak about what inspires and motivates him as a young boy.
Date: February 14, 2015
Time: 11am and 1pm

Location: CMoR Central

Acceptance by the Chesterfield Children’s Theatre
CCT is bringing their play “Acceptance” to the Museum's Chesterfield location!. Teaching acceptance in all forms—racial, religious, and more—this performance is a don’t miss!
Date: February 21, 2015
Time: 11am-12pm

Location: CMoR Chesterfield