ROOTING FOR THE HOME TEAM: PORTSMOUTH’S BLACK BASEBALL PLAYERS, PROMOTERS, AND PARKS

Date: January 2022 – October 2023

Days: Every Friday, Saturday

Times: 12pm-4:00pm

Location: Portsmouth Colored Community Library Museum,

904 Elm Avenue, Portsmouth, VA 23704 · 757-393-8983

 

In the post-World War II era, “Baseball was king” in the sports world of Hampton Roads, especially in the African American community. Discover the joy of baseball among Portsmouth’s Black community in the mid-20th century by learning about some of its best-known players, teams, and ballparks at this new exhibit at the Portsmouth Colored Community Library Museum.

 

https://portsvaafricanamericanheritage.com

Date

Aug 20 2022 - May 19 2024

Time

Only Friday & Saturday's
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm