KCC celebrates Black History Month with community events in February

A student smiles on a text slide promoting Black History Month in February.

Kellogg Community College continues its annual celebration of Black History Month next month with a series of community events focused on the African-American experience.

All Black History Month events at KCC are open to the public and take place on KCC’s campus at 450 North Ave. in Battle Creek, unless otherwise noted. Events include:

Community-wide Hymn & Spiritual Sing-Along
3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 3
Davidson Auditorium
Free

Hustle Dance Class with Crystal Hall
Noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5
Student Center/Kellogg Room
Free

Live Band Performance: Minor Element
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7
Student Center
Free

Soul Food Lunch and Live Performance by Bobby Holley
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13
Student Center/Kellogg Room (lunch) and Binda Lobby (performance)
$5 KCC students, $10 KCC employees/general public

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History Trip
9:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16 (leaving campus)
Contact Student Life at 269-565-2634 for more information

Dr. Daisy Century Performs as Phillis Wheatley
4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21
Davidson Auditorium
Free

Movie Night: “The Hate U Give”
7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28
Davidson Auditorium
Free

For more information about Black History Month events at KCC, contact KCC’s Student Life office at 269-565-2634 or studentlife@kellogg.edu.

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