Calendar/ Upcoming Events

The Museum hosts a robust series of discussions, readings, screenings, and workshops that highlight our exciting exhibitions and collections for a diverse community of learners. Visit often for updates.

My Stories Come With Me @ National Black Doll Museum
May 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

An Evening of One Act Plays From Around The World on Saturday, May 19th at 8pm at The National Black Doll Museum 288 North Main Street, Mansfield. The evening will consist of five English-language play excerpts from an international selection of authors.
Among the playwrights included are Irishman Terry Boyle, Mongolian playwright Wei Ha, Russian author Nina Weida, and experimental theater artist Hye Young Chyun from South Korea. Cast will include Regan Carmody, Aliyah Harris and Victoria Bond, among others. Beth Danesco will direct. Spoken word and music will also be incorporated into the evening.

Everyday Racism : Community Discussion @ National Black Doll Museum
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Tune in  to the Town Hall event on MSNBC Tuesday @ 9 PM .    Then join us for a follow up discussion on Thursday May 31st  at the Museum as we open our doors to host  those difficult conversations. We are committed to   “Building a Beloved Community”

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Make Two : One for you & one for ……who ? @ National Black Doll Museum
Jun 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join Us on Saturday June 2 for  Fun day of doll Making Make Two  Dolls  in celebration of  “World Doll Day”

One for you and then give one away to someone who needs love.   Cost$ 10.00 

World Doll Day / Sold Out @ National Black Doll Museum
Jun 9 all-day

Vine Street Community Center & Bumble Bee Jr. Doll Collectors

For a day of Lunch & Learning. This all Day event  includes tour, dollmaking, lunch   and much more…c

Young Democrats Meet @ National Black Doll Museum
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Neponset Valley Young Democrats's photo.

Rep Jim Hawkins-2nd Bristol is our guest speaker.
Also we have board elections!
Contact Brendan Roche at if you are interested in running.

Free: Black Panthers Film Screening & Discussion @ National Black Doll Museum
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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Black Panther is playing for FREE at The Orpheum in Foxboro on Wednesday, June 20th at 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm. All Are Welcome

We will then  get together on Tuesday June 26th at the National Black Doll Museum  for a  lively discussion about Black Panther and how it relates to race in our society.

Dolls & Divas: A Girls Night Out @ National Black Doll Museum of History & Culture
Jun 29 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join Juanita for Drinks & Doll making @ the National Black Doll Museum of History & Culture

Unleash your creative spirit ,embrace the technique and take home your meme

This night include 1 complimentary glass of wine

Unlimited soft drinks, hors d’oeuvres , music, doll making workshop and lively discussion

Mansfield Family Fun Night 2018 @ National Black Doll Museum
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mansfield Family Fun Night 2018 @ National Black Doll Museum | Mansfield | Massachusetts | United States

A Community Celebration for ALL !!!

Food, Music , Crafts, Resources … Meet your Neighbors

America’s Papers : Community Discussion @ National Black Doll Museum
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Join  The Conversation

We are reading ,watching films and discussing each amendment of the constitution . As we open the door for dialogue and explore the issue of racism in a non-threatening environment. This is the fifth conversation on our Road to Diversity & Understanding series.