DACC Black History Month Events

DACC Black History Month Events

Danville Area Community College is celebrating Black History Month with three special events - Black History: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow.

The first event is Yesterday - Black History in Our Community will be held on Wednesday, February 12 at 9AM in the DACC Bremer Conference Center. Join us as we listen to the history of some of Danville's most prominent residents. A soul food tasting with Mary Lewis will follow the presentation.

Today - Evolution of Gospel will be held on Wednesday, February 19 from 11AM-1PM in the Student Union in Lincoln Hall. Come and experience spiritual hymns, raps, and more as we take you on a journey through Black History with music. Student performers welcomed! Please contact Cristin Prince at 217-443-8740 or cprince@dacc.edu to participate. Refreshments will be served

The third event Tomorrow - Black History and It’s Future will be held on Monday, February 24 from 11AM-1PM in the Student Union, Lincoln Hall. A look at the future through the eyes of Meade Park students with Guest Speaker Dr. Nicole Carter. She will speak on future opportunities and challenges in health care for African Americans. Refreshments will be served.

These events are open to students, faculty, staff, and community members. Admission is free. Refreshments will be served.

For more information contact Carla Boyd at 217-443-8593 or Cristin Prince at 217-443-8740 or email cboyd@dacc.edu or cprince@dacc.edu.

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