By EVPL Staff

EVPL invites you to celebrate Black History Month with us as we look at the history of Black Americans, the advocacy led by modern Black Americans, and the central role Black Americans have played in U.S. history.

Recommended Reads

Explore our Beanstack Black History Month book lists for children, teens, and adults. Each list features books by Black authors, are about Black history, or highlights the work done by Black individuals.

Programs and Activities



  • Teen Trivia: Black History Month
    • Monday, February 21 at 4:00 pm • EVPL Central
  • YA Novels & Comics to Read in Celebration of Black History Month
    • EVPL Virtual
  • Spotlight on YA Black Authors
    • EVPL Virtual


Family Fun

Book Bundles

Book Bundles reserved for February will be curated to highlight Black History Month. Book Bundles are curated packs of movies, books, and/or CDs. Book Bundles are available to be picked up at any EVPL location.

Keep Rolling Campaign Exhibit

At EVPL Central, library users can learn about the impact of healthy lifestyles with an interactive display curated by local activist and founder of the Keep Rolling Campaign, DeAndre Wilson.

EVPL Staff

EVPL Staff

With 8 locations throughout Vanderburgh County, EVPL is ready to discover, explore, and connect WITH you! We encourage you to uncover new things, revisit old favorites, and to engage with us along the way.

Simple Science: Gummy Bears
Black History Database