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Upcoming Events

Museum Hours of Operation

Tuesday-Friday: 9 am to 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am to 4 pm
Sunday: open for special events and by request
Mondays: Closed

Museum Tour Times

Tuesday-Friday
9:30 am, 10:30 am, 11:30 am
1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm,
4:00 pm

Saturday
10:30 am, 11:30 am
1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm

Fees: Adults $5 Seniors $3 Children $2

Group tours with 20 people or more must be booked in advance. Call 706.724.3576.


Lucy Craft Laney Museum 2nd Annual Golf Tournament
May 20, 2017

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Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History Quiz Bowl
March 25, 2017
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Woman's History Month Tribute Keepers of the Dream
March 30, 2017

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Lucy Craft Laney Museum Greenville Day-Trip
April 22, 2017

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Lucy Craft Laney Museum 2nd Annual Golf Tournament

May 20, 2017
The Augusta Municipal Golf Course
Four-person best ball tournament (Captain Choice)

Registration: 6:00 am - 7:00 am
Tee-time: 8:00 am - Shotgun Start

Golfer’s Entry Fee: $75 EARLY BIRD: Now - May 10
$85 per player: May 11 - May 20

Funds raised from this event will be used to support our community educational programming and facility maintenance.

Six sponsorship levels also available
501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization

Friday Night Pairing Reception at The Laney Museum
May 19, 2017, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Live Entertainment and Museum Tour

After Tournament Gathering at The Cotton Patch Restaurant, May 20th from 8:00pm - 11:00 pm.

The Lucy Craft Laney Museum has served as a cornerstone for the cultural and historical preservation of African-Americans in Augusta and the surrounding area since opening in 1991. In addition to recognizing Black leaders in Augusta, the museum sponsors numerous community outreach initiatives that include exhibitions, lectures, youth camps, and trolley tours of Augusta’s historic Black sites.

For more information download tournament package.

 

 

 


The Legacy of Miss Lucy Craft Laney Exhibition

March 2017
Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History


Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History Quiz Bowl

March 25, 2017
10:00 am - Noon

Second floor of the Augusta Library, main branch

The Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History heartily invites your church, school or civic organization to participate in the 2017 Black History Quiz Bowl.

The competition is designed to develop and challenge the knowledge and quick recall of middle and high school students in the cultural areas of general Black History, local Augusta History, Georgia History, and global current events.

Quiz Bowl 2017 will heavily emphasize facts about the Modern Civil Rights Movement (1945-1970) and the 100th Anniversary of the United States entry into World War I.

To sign up your team of four or more members, please contact Corey Rogers at
706-724-3576 for more information.

 

Woman's History Month Tribute
Keepers of the Dream

March 30, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History

Lucinda Clark, founder of Poetry Matters will Moderate. Event is free and open to Public. Refreshments will be served.
Book signing will be available. New paintings will be displayed.

An evening of creative dialogue with Toni Quest, Uta Schmidt & Rhian Swain.

Toni Quest, an Artist, Author, and Educator will discuss the concepts behind her recently published memoir Actualized, a Life in Progress. She resides in Westchester County, NY

Uta Schmidt is an author, women's mentor and is the owner of Dream Chasers Approach, a leadership training and mentoring program that equips entrepreneurial women to connect with their true identity. Ms. Schmidt lives in the Netherlands.

Rhian Swain is the owner of RedWolf Advertising and a local fine artist. She will be unveiling a new series of paintings called “Broken Treaties”. Ms. Swain lives in Augusta, Ga.

Moderator Lucinda Clark is the founder of Poetry Matters Project. She has 4 books in print including “View From the Middle of the Road.” Lucinda resides in Martinez.

 

 

Lucy Craft Laney Museum Greenville Day-Trip

April 22, 2017
SIGN UP TODAY!

Join The Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History on its next out of town excursion: Greenville, South Carolina on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

Explore many of the museums, art galleries and historic African American churches in the area. As a special treat the Greenville Museum of Art will have on display 14 pieces from their Dave the Potter collection.

Cost is $85.00
Register by calling 706-724-3576.
Deadline to register is April 8th.

 


The mission of the Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History is to promote the legacy
of Miss Lucy Craft Laney through art, history, and the preservation of her home.