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We Hold These Truths

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, September 16, 2020

The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center (MTCC) will unveil its new exhibition, “We Hold These Truths: American Veterans of Arkansas,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, during a livestream, virtual e ... Read More

Rice in Arkansas Began with Black Family

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Monday, September 14, 2020

The story of rice in Arkansas started with a Black family who moved to the state, grew their own rice and sold rice seeds that became the foundation of the powerhouse rice industry in Arkansas tod ... Read More

'Wonders and Signs' Exhibition Ends Saturday

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, August 05, 2020

This Saturday is the last day to catch a glimpse of “Wonders and Signs,” an exhibition by Little Rock artist Perrion Hurd. “We opened this exhibition in February as part of Black History M ... Read More

New Exhibition Celebrates Black Military Veterans

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, August 05, 2020

The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center will unveil this September a new exhibition focused on Black military veterans in Arkansas. “This exhibit is important to MTCC because it highlights the ... Read More

MTCC Speaks at National Conference Thursday

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Two Mosaic Templars Cultural Center staff members will make a virtual presentation Thursday, Aug. 6, during the 42nd Association of African American Museums Conference (AAAM). “We are hono ... Read More

Temporary Exhibition Gives Insight into Social Justice Movement

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Our new, temporary pop-up exhibition, “A Change is Gonna Come: the ongoing march towards equality,” gives a historical perspective to the current Black Lives Matter movement by showcasing historic ... Read More

MTCC Spearheads Preservation Program, COVID in Black

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Tuesday, August 04, 2020

We are living through a historic moment – one that has hit our state’s Black communities especially hard. We are collecting your stories to preserve history in the making. “Our program,  ... Read More

Resources for Teachers

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Friday, May 29, 2020

We are living through a historic event. We are experiencing firsthand the kind of event that alters social constructs, company protocols, societal norms and ultimately, our understanding of who am ... Read More

COVID in Black

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Thursday, May 14, 2020

The coronavirus public health emergency is affecting almost every aspect of Arkansans’ lives and marks a turning point in the annals of history. As part of our mission to preserve, interpret and c ... Read More

Accreditation

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center has achieved accreditation by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums. Developed and susta ... Read More