Black History Month is an opportunity to understand Black histories, going beyond stories of racism and slavery to spotlight Black achievement. This year’s theme is The Black Family: Representation, Identity and Diversity, and will explore the African diaspora.

Here are some ways you and your family can celebrate Black History, not just in February but all year long: 

Black History Books for children and young adults

10 Places to Learn About Black History Month in San Diego

26 History-Making Black Americans Everyone Should Know About