The 94th Annual Black History Luncheon and Author’s Book Signing will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Washington Renaissance Hotel, 999 9th St. NW, Washington, DC.

The luncheon begins at 12 noon and Author’s Book Signing is free and open to public from 10:00 a.m to 12 noon.


2020 Luncheon Speaker
Mr. Lonnie Bunch

Lonnie G. Bunch III, Secretary of the Smithsonian.

Lonnie G. Bunch III is the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian. He assumed his position June 16, 2019. As Secretary, he oversees 19 museums, 21 libraries, the National Zoo, numerous research centers, and several education units and centers. Bunch was the founding director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture and is the first historian to be Secretary of the Institution. Click here for a full bio.

(Michael Barnes/Smithsonian Institution Archives)


2020 Luncheon Emcee
Maureen Bunyan

Television News Anchor