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Carbondale African American Museum celebrates 20 years

(Source: African American Museum of Southern Illinois/Facebook) (Source: African American Museum of Southern Illinois/Facebook)
CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

The African American Museum of Southern Illinois will hold a fundraiser celebrating 20 years in operation on Saturday, Sept. 23.

The museum opened in 1997 and is located inside the University Mall.

The event will take place at the Carbondale Civic Center at 7:00 p.m. Cost is $50 per person and guests are asked to wear cocktail attire.

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