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Experience it all: February 2016

They Fought to Fight
Honouring the No. 2 Construction Battalion

No. 2 Construction Battalion

2016 is the 100th Anniversary of the formation of the No. 2 Construction Battalion, the first and only Black Battalion in Canadian military history. These trail blazers broke down colour barriers as they fought for freedom. This program will honour their achievements with film, song, and words. Featuring a performance by the Nova Scotia Mass Choir, a screening of the film Honor Before Glory, and a discussion with local historians.

Halifax North Memorial Public Library
Saturday, February 13/2p.m.

African Heritage Month Resources

Test your knowledge of African Heritage history and achievements by trying one of our activities or check out our great resource lists.