A variety of activities will be held at Temple College in February to celebrate Black History Month. The activities, dates and times are as follows:
Monday, Feb. 13: The movie “The Great Debaters” will be shown in the lounge of the Arnold Student Union (ASU) at 11 a.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 15: Local musician Betty Joe Wilkerson will play the guitar from noon-1 p.m. in the ASU lounge.
Thursday, Feb. 16: Local NAACP President Benny Walsh will speak at 2:30 p.m. in ASU Room 804.
Monday, Feb. 20: The movie “Rosa Parks” will be shown in the ASU lounge at 11 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 27: The movie “Selma” will be shown in the ASU lounge at 11 a.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 28: There will be a “Taste of Soul Food” from noon-1 p.m. in the Arnold Student Union.
Throughout the month, a display about Historically Black Colleges and Universities will be on display in the Arnold Student Union, and an African-American minister from the community will bless the food that is provided for lunch every Monday by the Baptist Student Ministry.
All events are free and open to the public. For more information, call the Office of Student Life at 254-298-8309.