Events at BPC to celebrate Black History Week

MOUNT VERNON -- The Brewton-Parker College Black Student Fellowship and Total Praise Choir are sponsoring a series of events Feb. 17-21 to celebrate Black History Week at Brewton-Parker.

A variety show begins the week's festivities on Monday, Feb. 17, at Gates Hall Auditorium starting at 6 p.m.

A night of movies and fellowship is set for Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 6 p.m. in the Briscoe Center, and students will participate in a discussion time with Dr. David Smith, Brewton-Parker's president, and wife Jackie at the president's home Wednesday, Feb. 19, from 7-9 p.m.

The week's celebration concludes with a gospel choir concert Friday, Feb. 21, at Saliba Chapel beginning at 7 p.m.

Admission is free to all events, and inquiries concerning any of the events may be directed to Beverly McLean-Powell, student affairs secretary, at 583-3207.