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Heritage Months

Heritage Months were designated to help celebrate and acknowledge various ethnic and marginalized groups within our community. These are times not only to celebrate but also to educate others on various groups’ histories and contributions to American History.

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Upcoming Heritage Months

 Hispanic Heritage Month

In Progress Thursday, September 15, 2022 to Saturday, October 15, 2022

Celebrates the countless contributions of more than 60 million Hispanic Americans, Latinos, Latinas, Chicanos, Chicanx, and Latinx-identifying people and their ancestors to our culture and society.

 Native American Heritage Month

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Heritage Month is also an opportune time to educate the general public about tribes, to raise general awareness about the unique challenges Native people have faced both historically and in the present, and the ways in which tribal citizens have worked to conquer these challenges.

 Black History Month

Wednesday, February 1, 2023

February is Black History Month. We honor the history, contributions, and struggles of African Americans and People of African Descent.

 Women's History Month

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

 

 Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Monday, May 1, 2023

The month of May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. We pay tribute to the generations of Asian Pacific Islanders who have enriched America's History.

 Jewish American Heritage Month

Monday, May 1, 2023

 

 LGBT Pride Month

Thursday, June 1, 2023