Events

Upcoming Events

Sep
23
Sat
2:00 pm Annual Old Fashioned Tea
Annual Old Fashioned Tea
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Annual Old Fashioned Tea
Old-Fashioned Tea – Celebrating the Spirit of Freedom The Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum will host “An Old-Fashioned Tea”: Celebrating The Spirit of Freedom” on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. complete with period costumes, traditional finger foods and entertainment. Churches and other organizations are invited to come[...]
Oct
1
Sun
12:00 pm Cemetery Walk
Cemetery Walk
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cemetery Walk: Sponsored by the Sangamon County Historical Society
Oct
26
Thu
6:00 pm 6th Annual Fundraising Gala
6th Annual Fundraising Gala
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm
6th Annual Fundraising Gala @ Wyndham City Centre
Honoring Our Heritage Early African American Pioneers of Central Illinois https://spiaahm.org/gala/ Reception and Auction from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Dinner at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $50.00 for adults, $25.00 for students Contact the Museum to buy tickets or for more information: Email: siaahf@yahoo.com Phone: (217 ) 391-6323 Toll Free: (877) 757-2247
Nov
21
Tue
all-day A Greek Christmas
A Greek Christmas
Nov 21 all-day
A Greek Christmas Sororities and fraternities come together to celebrate Christmas at the museum.
Dec
9
Sat
all-day An Historic Christmas
An Historic Christmas
Dec 9 all-day
The museum joins historic sites throughout the city in opening their doors to the community.
Dec
26
Tue
all-day Kanzaa Celebration
Kanzaa Celebration
Dec 26 – Dec 30 all-day
The African American tradition of celebrating the year will be enjoyed by all.