Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Fulton County Parks and Recreation Department Partners with Sheliah Gray and the AAInventors Exhibit in Celebration of Black History Month

The African-Americans Inventor’s Exhibit Increases awareness, Inspires others
and Promotes Positive images

On Thursday, February 4, 2016 Fulton County residents can visit Welcome All Park to see a One-of-a-kind exhibit.  The African Americans Inventor’s Exhibit is a 26 item exhibit which showcases inventions by several African-Americans.

Displayed in alphabetical order from A to Z each invention is on display to increase awareness and an appreciation for African-American Inventors and their contributions to the United States.

Additionally, the exhibit was developed to inspire others to invent and to improve on their designs as well as to promote positive images and role models for youth within the African-American Community.

“We are truly excited about the opportunity to host the African-American Inventors Exhibit at Welcome All Park.  This is part of our continuing efforts to bring new and positive opportunities to our community. Families and children throughout South Fulton will benefit from this one-of-a-kind exhibit,” said Tony Phillips, Director of Fulton County Parks and Recreation.  

The one-day exhibit is is FREE and open to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. For additional information contact (404) 612-4058 and visit Fulton County’s website at www.fultoncountyga.gov or connect with Fulton County Government on Twitter at @FultonInfo or Facebook at @fultoninfo.

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