National Native American Heritage Month
What started at the turn of the century as an effort to gain a day of recognition for the significant contributions the first Americans made to the establishment and growth of the U.S., has resulted in a whole month being designated for that purpose. One of the very proponents of an American Indian Day was...
National Veteran and Military Families Month
November was first declared as Military Family Month in 1996. Since then, November has been a time to acknowledge the tremendous sacrifices our military families make. They contend with separation from their families and make adjustments to new living situations and communities. Military Families embody strength, resilience, and courage. Care of military families and children...
Black Harvest Film Festival
The Gene Siskel Film Center is now accepting submissions for its 28th Annual Black Harvest Film Fest! The festival invites Black, African American and African Diaspora-identifying filmmakers to submit their work for consideration. Submission Deadline: 7/15 Click here for full details!