Events and Reading Suggestions

Hertfordshire Libraries and Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies

This Black History Month, Hertfordshire Libraries is holding the following event

Tracing African Caribbean history: who do you think you are?

Join Paul Crooks for this captivating account of how he traced his Black Caribbean ancestors enslaved on a sugar plantation in Jamaica 200 years ago and his family’s migration down through the generations to Windrush.

Thursday October 15th, 7pm on Microsoft Teams

Tickets: £3 you can book here


Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies is will be hosting an illustrated talk:

Hertfordshire’s Connections to the Slave Trade

Find out how Hertfordshire people were involved, both as beneficiaries but also fervent abolitionists.

Thursday, 22 October, 7.30pm on Microsoft Teams

Tickets: £6 you can book here


To find reading suggestions for all ages check out these pages from the Library.


This page was added on 30/09/2020.

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