• Women's History Month
  • Saturday, March 24 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Fort Worth Central Library
  • 500 W 3rd Street

   Tandy Lecture Hall


Theme: "Nevertheless She Persisted"

This is a joint venture with the Fort Worth Central Library

and a new organization - Women In Power Empowering.


TCBHGS will recognize the achievements of Katherine

Johnson, NASA and professional tennis athletes, Venus &

Serena Williams.


TCBHGS will also recognize women in the Fort Worth

community who have persisted:  Mae Cora Peterson, Pearl

Hunt, Johnnie Hughes, Bernice Stanley, Marjorie Crenshaw

and Myrtle B. Lewis-Keaton.


"The Empowerment Panel" will consist of remarkable women

who have overcome various challenges. We will hear about the

panelists' real life experiences and dig deeper to learn from them

how to stay the course and persist."  


Yolanda Harper will serve as panel moderator and Kristen Guillory is the keynote speaker.


Refreshments will be served immediately following the program.



        -TCBHGS Board of Directors






Lifelong learning begins at a young age and the Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum is a great place to spark an


interest in history, art and science.  Please schedule a tour with your school and church youth groups.



Celebrate The African American History of Fort Worth &Tarrant County!



At the



Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum


1020 E. Humbolt Street


Fort Worth, TX  76104



Open Tuesday & Thursday



 10:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.




Call to make arrangements for a special tour!




For More Information Visit Our Facebook Page or Contact Brenda Sanders-Wise 


 at Email:   info@tarrantcountyblackhistory.org



Call us at:  817 332-6049



Founded in 1977, we celebrated 40 years of serving the Tarrant County area, April 22, 2017



at the Tarrant County College- Trinity River Campus Cafe.



This video is about honoring and uplifting the legacy in the Fort Worth community.


We need your help in volunteering and financial assistance. Please click here for more infomation



Women's History Month

 · Hosted by Tarrant County Black Historical & Genealogical Society March 24, 2018 1:00pm                                                  
Fort Worth Central Library                                                            500 W 3rd Street                                                                          Tandy Lecture Hall
                                            "Nevertheless, She Persisted"

A Holiday Taste of Art and Chefs

Chefs serving up fine delectable cuisines

Benefiting the Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum

The Tarrant County Black Historical and Genealogical Society is excited to share the rich culture of Tarrant County with a variety of exhibits and resources available to the public.

We welcome all who are interested in learning about our extensive historical archives, collections, and heritage services. Our museum is located in an established historical district in the heart of Fort Worth, TX. We look forward to your visit!

Thank you for visiting our website.

It's extemely important you

sign in each time you visit!

Looking for a fantastic way to see and experience the history of Southside Fort Worth?.

Schedule a Guided Tour CLICK HERE...

Click here to apply

All Members receive:

1. Personalized membership card.

2. Discount admission on special events.

3. Discount on Museum Rental.

4. Advance notice to special events.

5. Special invitations to new exhibitions opening.

6. Email updates on upcoming events.

The Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum is home to 166,000-square-foot property is the perfect location for your group meeting, reception, corporate event or special occasion


Photographer & Website

Hasson Diggs


360 Media 4U


Did you enjoy your

visit to our Museum?

Please help us increase room for more exhibitions!

As we remember

Mrs Erma  Johnson Hadley

let us not forget how she blessed our lives with her genuine love for everyone and how she worked so tirelessly to make

Fort Worth a better place in which to live and learn.


Fort Worth Historic Homes Dedication



A historical marker is a plaque to commemorate an event, a person or property of historic interest.