LSC-North Harris, Greenspoint and Carver Centers Celebrate Black History Month

Throughout February, Lone Star College-North Harris, and its centers, will be hosting a variety of Black History Month events celebrating the abundant contributions, culture, and momentous strides of African Americans. Events are scheduled at LSC-North Harris, LSC-Carver Center and LSC-Greenspoint Center and are free and most are open to the community. For more information visit Lonestar.edu/BlackHistoryMonth.

LSC-North Harris events include:

- Tuesday, Feb 1, Noon – 1 p.m., Soul Food Tasting and Carl Progue Jazz Trio, LSC-North Harris Student Center
- Thursday, Feb 3, Noon – 1 p.m., Wanted Dead or Alive: A Harriet Tubman Performance, Academic Building, ACAD-126
- Tuesday, Feb. 8, Noon – 1 p.m., Jabali Afrika Music Performance, LSC-North Harris Student Center
- Thursday, Feb.10 , Noon – 1 p.m., Think Fast Game: Black History Trivia, LSC-North Harris Student Center
- Saturday, Feb. 12, -7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., African American Student Association Gospel Show, LSC-North Harris Gym
- Tuesday, Feb. 15, 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Beyond the Bricks Film Screening, Academic Building, ACAD-126
- Tuesday, Feb. 22, Noon – 1:00 p.m., B4B Poetry/Spoken Word Open Mic, LSC-North Harris Student Center
- Saturday, Feb 26, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., AASA Fashion Show, LSC-North Harris Student Center

LSC-Greenspoint Center events include:

- Wednesday, Feb 2, 11 a.m. – Noon, Black History Revealed, Student Lounge, Rm. 107
- Wednesday, Feb 9, 11 a.m. – Noon, Internet Scavenger Hunt, Student Lounge, Rm. 107
- Thursday, Feb. 10, 11 a.m., Black History Movie (snacks served), Student Lounge, Rm. 107
- Tuesday, Feb. 15, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Internet Scavenger Hunt, Student Lounge, Rm. 107
- Wednesday, Feb. 16, 11 a.m. – Noon, Brother 4 Brother Presentation, Student Lounge, Rm. 107
- Thursday, Feb. 24, 11 a.m., Black History Movie (snacks served), Student Lounge, Rm. 107
- Monday, Feb. 28, 11 a.m., Soul Food Tasting, Commons Area

LSC-Carver Center events include:

- Wednesday, Feb 2, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Buffalo Soldiers National Museum, Commons Area
- Thursday, Feb 3, Noon – 1 p.m., First Black Candidate for President, I am Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm, Gallery
- Monday, Feb. 7, Noon – 1 p.m., Lift Every Voice and Sing.…History of Gospel Music, Student Gallery
- Tuesday, Feb. 8, Noon – 1 p.m., The Original Motown Review, Student Gallery
- Wednesday, Feb. 9, Noon – 1 p.m., Dorothy Dandridge, Story of My Life, Student Gallery
- Monday, Feb. 14, Noon – 1 p.m., African Americans in Space, Andrea B Moise, NASA Scientist, Student Gallery
- Tuesday, Feb 15, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Something the Lord Made…Vivien Thomas Story,  Student Gallery
- Wednesday, Feb 16, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story, Student Gallery
- Tuesday, Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Taste of Soul-Chicken and Waffles, Commons Area
- Thursday, Feb. 24, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., Gee’s Bend, History of Quilt Making, Ensemble Theatre

Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. For more information about the college, call 281.618.5400 or visit LoneStar.edu/NorthHarris.

With more than 69,000 students in credit classes for fall 2010, and a total enrollment of more than 85,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area, and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Park, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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