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News release: January 31, 2024

Celebrate Black History and Family Day at PAMA this February!

BRAMPTON, ON (Jan. 31, 2024) - Celebrate Black History at the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) in February by exploring the exhibition Our Voices, Our Journeys and participating in a series of special events planned throughout the month. Take the entire family to PAMA's annual free Family Day event and join us on a cosmic journey with special guests Applefun puppetry!

Our Voices, Our Journeys

On now to March 2024
This exhibition is a celebration of one of many black communities in Peel Region. It highlights the personal journeys of leaders and mentors from the North Peel Community Church congregation. Their photos and objects illustrate stories of immigration and family life, and how they established a community of faith in Caledon.

What's on in February

In celebration of Black History Month, PAMA presents these events in partnership with Brampton Library:

About PAMA

PAMA is a place to explore and learn about Peel region's culture and heritage, as well as use conversation, questions and stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. Throughout the year, PAMA offers a variety of workshops and programs for all ages, families and adults. With so many different programs to choose from, PAMA has something for everyone. Operated by Peel Region, PAMA is located at 9 Wellington Street East in Brampton. Visit to learn more.

Media contact

Erin Fernandes
Marketing Specialist, PAMA,
Tel: 416-312-3425

About Peel Region

In 2024, Peel Region marks its 50th anniversary. Peel Region works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe, and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 200,000 businesses in Brampton, Mississauga and Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information explore and follow us on X @regionofpeel and Instagram

On December 13, 2023, the Ontario government announced that Peel Region will not be dissolved, and that Bill 112 legislation will be updated to reflect service delivery in Peel. Services for residents and businesses will continue without interruption. For updates and more information, visit Peel's transition page.