Abilene Black History Month 2008

Abilene Black History Month 2008

30 Jan – Opening Night Service – King Solomon Baptist Church 6:30 PM corner of Judge Ely and Minda Lane 31 Jan – Black History parade- beginning at Woodson center 342 Cockerell Dr. 11:00am 2-5 Feb “Reading to the kids”- Dyess CDC, Dyess AFB 9:00am – 11:00am, FREE 2 Feb – Opening of the Black History Museum- G.V.Daniels Center, 541 N. 8th, 9:00 am The Museum will be open daily Monday – Friday 9am- 6.pm, Saturday, 9am- 1pm 3 Feb – Video Lecture Public Library – N. 12th & Mockingbird 7-9 PM 4 Feb- Black History Month Film Presentation- N.th 10 & Treadaway Church of Christ, 942 Treadaway , 7:00 pm 5 Feb – Museum Lecture by James Francies “Why It’s Important to have a Black History Museum 6:30 PM{{more}} 6 Feb – Youth Talent show- Abilene Civic Center , 1100 N.6th 7:00pm $5 adults; $3 youth 6 Feb – “Dyess multi-cultural taste fest”- Hanger Club, Dyess AFB 11am – 1pm, FREE 7 Feb – NAACP Step Show – Abilene Civic Center, 1100 N.6th 6:00pm $10 Admission Scholarship Fundraiser 9 Feb – Video Lecture Public Library – Main Branch Abilene Public Library, 7:00pm Auditorium, 202 Cedar 10 Feb – Video Lecture Public Library – Main Branch Abilene Public Library, 7:00pm Auditorium, 202 Cedar 11 Feb – Black History Month Film Presentation- N.th 10 & Treadaway Church of Christ, 942 Treadaway, Free pizza 7:00 pm 12 Feb – Men’s Night – Plum Street UMC 7 PM, 629 Plum St. 12 Feb – Ashley Bryan Exhibit Opening 6:30 PM, NCCIL – FREE 13 Feb-Ashley Bryan Exhibit Dinner Reception – NCCIL, 6:30 PM , must purchase a ticket. 13 Feb – Presentation by Haywood Talib – G. V. Daniels recreation center 541 N. 8th, 6:30pm 13 Feb – Ashley Bryan Exhibit Children’s Activities – 10AM at NCCIL – FREE 16 Feb – Video Lecture Public Library – Main Branch Abilene Public Library, 7:00pm Auditorium, 202 Cedar 17 Feb – “Just for Today”- King Solomon Baptist Church 6:30 PM corner of Judge Ely and Minda Lane18 Feb – Black History Month Film Presentation- N.th 10 & Treadaway Church of Christ, 942 Treadaway , 7:00 pm 19 Feb – Presentation by Haywood Talib – G. V. Daniels recreation center 541 N. 8th, 20 Feb – Old Fashion Night – Goodwill Baptist Church, 7 PM 1202 Cherry St. 20 Feb – “70/80’s night”- Desperados Night Club, Dyess AFB 8:00pm – 4:00am, $5 21 and up $10 all minors 23 Feb – Video Lecture Public Library 7:00pm – Celebration of Claudie Royal’s Life 6:00pm Main Branch Abilene Public Library Auditorium, 202 Cedar 24 Feb – Museum Lecture byJames Francies: “When, Why & How Come We Are Called Negroes” G. V. Daniels recreation center 541 N. 8th, 25 Feb – Black History Month Film Presentation- N.th 10 & Treadaway Church of Christ, 942 Treadaway , 7:00 pm 27 Feb – Closing Night Service-New Fellowship Baptist 7 pm 28 Feb – “Gospel Fest” , Base Chapel – Dyess AFB 730pm, FREE The Melting Pot, 2009 Black History Production Feb. 27 & 28 Show Time: 7:30p each night Friday night audience talk back with cast and directors Pre sale $3 Door $5