Advertisements
News Ticker

“We Are Family” exhibit offers family-friendly cultural activities

 

Marlondos Fields prepares pieces of his exhibit at the Goodman-LeGrande Museum

Marlondos Fields prepares pieces of his exhibit at the Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum in December.

Yesterday’s Tomorrow, a traveling museum created by Tyler resident Marlondos Fields, will extend opportunities to explore black history throughout Black History Month.

From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 11, Fields hosts the first ever We Are Family Exhibit at the Glass Recreation Center, 501 W. 32nd St.
The cultural event includes Fields’ collection of art and memorabilia that reflect African American history, entertainment, interactive games and activities, door prizes, raffles, and other gifts.
Admission is $5 per person. A portion of the proceeds will go to the East Texas Veterans
Alliance.

A Yesterday’s Tomorrow black history display will be visible at the Tyler Public Library throughout February. Fields also will host the themed presentation Pride, Progression and Patriotism from 1:30 to 6 p.m. Feb. 8 in the library’s auditorium.

His displays return to the Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum at 624 N. Broadway Ave. from 10 a.m. to  4  p.m. Feb. 17.

For more information and updates, visit Yesterday’s Tomorrow Facebook page here.

 

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s