Events

10/19/2019

Martin Delany

2pm - 4pm

Franklin County Visitors Bureau, 15 South Main Street, Chambersburg, PA 17201

Event Details

10/19/2019

Martin Delany

Join Bob O'Connor, James Taylor, and George Rutherford for a presentation on Martin Delany, African-American Abolitionist. 

2pm - 4pm

Franklin County Visitors Bureau, 15 South Main Street, Chambersburg, PA 17201

10/20/2019

The Worthy Brothers

2pm - 4pm

Washington Co. Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Park Lane, Hagerstown, MD 21240

Event Details

10/20/2019

The Worthy Brothers

Join us for the musical stylings of The Worthy Brothers. Sponsored by the African American Historical Association of Western Maryland, the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, and the Washington County Tourism Visitor Bureau. 

2pm - 4pm

Washington Co. Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Park Lane, Hagerstown, MD 21240

02/9/2020

Frederick Douglass

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, Hagerstown, MD

Event Details

02/9/2020

Frederick Douglass

We invite you to celebrate Black History Month with Frederick Douglass portrayed by Nathan Richardson. Sponsored by the African American History Association of Western Maryland and the Washington County Visitors Bureau.

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, Hagerstown, MD

About Us

To Preserve, Promote, and Educate

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Our goal is to preserve, promote, and educate. The African-American Historical Association of Western Maryland seeks to preserve African-American history and heritage by promoting the people, organizations, and events that shape African-American History. 

Get Involved

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Are you passionate about what we're doing? Let us know! We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We'll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. We're excited to have you join the team!

Donate

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Our goal is to offer most of our programs for free to the public. In order to do so at times we need to rent facilities and provided refreshments or speaker fees. Please consider donating using our GoFundMe page. Click on the link below. Thank you for your support.

https://www.gofundme.com/african-american-historical-association&rcid=r01-15503258209-ce62cd7732bd43b8&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_m

AAHAWMD

Officers

  

Ron Lytle: Chairman

Richard Kline: President

David Gibney: Vice President

Thérèse Keegan: Secretary

Al Martin: Treasurer


Community Members

  

Emilie Amt: Researcher and Presenter

Karen Milgate: Advisory Committee

ZSun-nee Miller-Matema: Historic Creative Arts Consultant

Pat Schooley: Historian and Proofreader

Ed Maliskas: Networking and Musician