Black Heritage Library plans programs for Black History Month

The Black Heritage Library and Multicultural Center, 817 Harmon St., will hold its monthly Movie Madness at 1 p.m. Feb. 15. The featured movie is “Fruitvale Station.”
This will be the first of two programs in celebration of Black History Month.
“Fruitvale Station” tells the true story of a young black man, Oscar Grant, and his death at the hands of a policeman. The movie is rated R and students under the age of 18 need written parental consent or must be accompanied by an adult to attend the showing.
The program is free of charge. Popcorn, hot dogs and pop will be available at no cost.
The next Black History Month event will held from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22. The theme is “An African Adventure.” The program will include food sampling from African countries, a fashion show, storytelling, African dance performance and craft activities for children.
There is no cost, but donations are appreciated.
For more information call the center at 419-423-4954.

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