MLK Celebration2Millersville University will be celebrating Black History Month with a wide variety of events throughout the month of February.

Here is a full list of currently scheduled events. Please check back for updates. All questions about specific events should be directed to the sponsoring organization.

MLK Celebration: Ernest Green & Terrence Roberts

When: Thursday, Feb. 2; 7:30-9 p.m.

Where: Winter Visual and Performing Arts Center

Sponsored: Black Student Union at Millersville, NAACP at Millersville, MLK/Frederick Douglass Black Culture Celebration Committee

 

Ran D’Shine

When: Monday, Feb. 6; 7 p.m.

Where: Lehr Hall

Sponsored: University Activities Board

 

NAACP Presents: Screening and Discussion of “Hidden Colors”

When: Monday, Feb. 6; 7 p.m.

Where: McComsey 260

Sponsored: NAACP

 

NAACP Presents: Honoring Our Heroes

When: Tuesday, Feb. 7; 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center University Store

Sponsored: NAACP

 

NAACP Presents: Black Inventors Scavenger Hunt

When: Wednesday, Feb. 8; 5 p.m.

Where: CSIL Circle

Sponsored: NAACP

 

“Who AM I” Game Trivia

When: Thursday, Feb. 9; 7:30 p.m.

Where: Myers Auditorium

Sponsored: Black Student Union and NAACP

 

Celebrating 109 Years of NAACP

When: Friday, Feb. 10; 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center University Store

Sponsored: NAACP

 

An Evening with Step Afrika

When: Monday, Feb. 13; 7 p.m.

Where: Reighard Multi-Purpose Room, Student Memorial Center

Sponsored: The F.U.S.I.O.N , Black Student Union, Cultural Greek Council (CGC) and CSIL

About: Step Afrika! is the first professional dance Company in the world dedicated to the tradition of stepping. The company began in 1994 and has grown into an international touring company presenting performances, residencies and workshops worldwide. Each year, the Company performs in 10 countries for more than 50,000 people and touches 23,000 youth through its arts education programs. The performance will begin at 7 p.m. and be followed by a Meet and Greet with the performers at 8:30 p.m.

 

Pillow Talk: A Conversation on Sex, Love and Relationships

When: Tuesday, Feb. 14; 7 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center Club De’Ville

Sponsored: The Black Student Union

 

The Citamard Players Presents: “ Home” A #BlackLivesMatter Play, a Production by Rasheed Wesley

When: Wednesday, Feb. 15; 6 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 16; 6 p.m.

Where: Dutcher Hall

Sponsored: The Citamard Players

About: “Home” is a play written and directed by Rasheed Wesley, an English major and active member of the Citamard Players. The work was inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, and both historic and current violence against members of the American black community. It seeks to bring clarity to the struggles faced by people of color, and to open a dialogue between different groups. The play will begin at 6 p.m. and be followed by panel discussions on race-related issues.

 

Muhibb Dyer Speaking Engagment

When: Monday, Feb. 20; 7:30 p.m.

Where: Reighard Multi Purpose Room, Student Memorial Center

Sponsored: The Black Student Union

 

Harlem Nights

When: Tuesday, Feb. 21; 7:30 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center Club De’Ville

Sponsored: The Black Student Union

 

Hip Hop and Politics

When: Wednesday, Feb. 22; 7:30 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center Room 24

Sponsored: The Black Student Union

 

Black History Jeopardy

When: Thursday, Feb. 23; 7:30 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center Club De’Ville

Sponsored: The Black Student Union

 

BSU and A.R.T. Presents: Throwback to the 90s Party

When: Friday, Feb. 24; 11 p.m.-2 a.m.

Where: Reighard Multi Purpose Room, Student Memorial Center

Sponsored: The Black Student Union and Artists Rocking Together

 

NAACP Presents: “Where Do We Go From Here?”

When: Monday, Feb. 27; 9 p.m.

Where: Student Memorial Center Room 118

Sponsored: NAACP

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