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Village Hospital hosts 2 Black History events

STAFF REPORTS
Published on Monday, February 6, 2012

Black History Month will be celebrated by Village Hospital with two programs and the recognition of winners in the Black History Month Essay Contest.

Music, drama and the written word will be performed some of the Upstate’s talented youth at 6 p.m. on Friday (Feb. 10) at the Events Center at Greer City Hall. Middle school and high school students will be recognized for their essays on African-American heroes who have helped change the American landscape and influenced their own lives.

The program is free and open to the public.

A semi-formal Black History Gala is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 17  at 7 p.m. Music, dancing and light refreshments will be served. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased at Greer City Hall at 301 East Poinsett Street or the city Operations Center at 446 Pennsylvania Avenue between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Call 864-848-2150.

CPW is a contributing sponsor.

 

People mentioned in this article. Click a name to view more articles for that person.

Ed Driggers, Nick Stegall, Perry Williams

Businesses mentioned in this article.

City of Greer, Greer CPW, Pelham Medical Center, Village at Pelham Hospital

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