Black History Month Kickoff Event at the USS Hornet Museum
Please join the USS Hornet as we observe Black History Month. Presentations begin at 1:00 PM.
* The National Park Service will give a presentation about the Port Chicago Disaster.
* East Bay Parks will give a presentation about Thurgood Marshall and Social Justice.
The new "African-Americans in the Military" exhibit (created by the Walking Ghosts of Black History in partnership with the National Park Service and the USS Hornet Museum) will be open to visit.
Click here for a good overview on the Port Chicago 50 and this important piece in local history.