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MTCC Spearheads Preservation Program, COVID in Black

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, October 07, 2020

Take the Survey We are living through a historic moment – one that has hit our state’s Black communities especially hard. We are collecting your st ... Read More

We Hold These Truths

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, October 07, 2020

The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center (MTCC) unveiled its new exhibition, “We Hold These Truths: American Veterans of Arkansas,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, during a livestream, virtua ... Read More

MTCC to Celebrate Veterans Day with Virtual Event

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Tuesday, October 06, 2020

The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, a museum of Arkansas Heritage, is pleased to announce a virtual Veterans Day celebration at 9 a.m. Nov. 11 on Facebook Live. “Veterans Day honors all those ... Read More

Exhibition Private and Virtual Opening a Success

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Thursday, October 01, 2020

The Mosaic Templars Cultural Center (MTCC) unveiled its new exhibition, “We Hold These Truths: American Veterans of Arkansas,” this past September with a private opening followed by a virtual op ... Read More

Oral History Points to Story of Rice in Arkansas

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Monday, September 14, 2020

By Brian Rodgers The story of Carolina Gold rice in Arkansas may have started with a Black family who moved to the state, grew their own rice and sold rice seeds that became the foundation of  ... 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

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