Black History Month events start Feb. 3
The events start Saturday, Feb. 3, at 7:00 pm, with a Jazz Show featuring Rosa Russ and the Terence Young Experience. Sunday, Feb. 4, there will be a Gospel Singing at 4:00 pm featuring The Mt. Calvary Baptist Men’s Choir w/ The Heavenly Horns and Anointed and Chosen.
The following weekend, Saturday, Feb. 10, the MLK Center will show the movie “Marshall” at 5:00 pm. “Marshall” tells the story of a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases. Refreshments will be served. Children 13 and younger must be accompanied by parents.
he MLK Center will host a Blood Drive Tuesday, Feb. 13, from 2:00 to 6:30 pm. Donors will be placed in a drawing to win tickets to “A Temptations Revue featuring Bo Henderson” at the Broyhill Civic Center Thursday, Feb. 15, at 7:30 pm.
The Quiz Bowl and Essay Contest will be Thursday, Feb. 22, at 6:00 pm.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Center is located at 313 Greenhaven Dr. All events are free to the public. For more information, call 828-757-2170.