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The P.R.I.D.E. Speaker Series — Nurturing Black Children

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Carnegie Library -- Homewood Auditorium

7101 Hamilton Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15208

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Nurturing Black Children: How Parents and Educators Can Support Children’s Positive Racial Identity

Join The P.R.I.D.E. Program for an evening of engaging discussions on Thursday, May 2 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at the Carnegie Library – Homewood Auditorium featuring Muffy Mendoza. Mendoza is an author, parent, and founder of Pittsburgh Brown Mamas, a support from for mothers of color. Her keynote will focus on how parents and educators can team together to nurture young Black children. Following the keynote, she will join a panel discussion of strategies that support young children's positive racial identity.

P.R.I.D.E. Speaker Series Event Schedule:

  • 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Doors open
  • 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Keynote Speech, Muffy Mendoza
  • 6:30 – 7:00 p.m. Panel Discussion
  • 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. Book Signing, The Brown Mama Mindset

LOCATION: Carnegie Library – Homewood Branch, auditorium

CHILD CARE: Child care will be available for parents and caregivers. Please make sure to register by filling out this form.

TICKETS: Please print your tickets or have a digital copy ready. We will need to know the name on your ticket at the door.

CAN’T GO?: We’ll miss you- but please let us know! You can cancel your order on Event Brite, or send us a message so your ticket can go to the next guest on the waitlist.

PARKING INSTRUCTIONS: Street parking is available. A paid lot is available at the corner of Kelly Street and Homewood avenue, 0.2 miles away from the Homewood Library.



Meet the Speaker

Muffy Mendoza, Author, Speaker, Parent, and founder of BrownMamas.

Muffy Mendoza is a mother of three boys, an author, an entrepreneur, and a dynamic speaker. Her 2018 book blueprint The Brown Mama Mindset, serves as a guidebook for Black moms on life, love, and home and was featured at the 2018 Essence Festival. She also founded Pittsburgh Brown Mamas, a support group for mothers in Pittsburgh, and has been featured as TEDx speaker.

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