Arlington Celebrates Black History Month


Arlington Celebrates Black History Month Series kicks off with unveiling of new banners and virtual programming



Dear Arlington friends and neighbors,


The Arlington Human Rights Commission firmly believes Black history is everyone’s history and has planned a series of events in observance and celebration of Black History Month. We are unveiling 6 new banner designs, to be hung along Massachusetts Avenue in East Arlington. This is in addition to last year’s banners which will hang from Broadway Square to Town Hall. Images of the new banners are below with a short biography of the subjects highlighted.

Fighting for Social Justice, is the theme of the new banners, which