Black History Month | 2017 Calendar of Events

Soul Food in the Café

The Coastal Café will be preparing soul food one day a week during the month of February.

Week of February 6 – 10

Pork Chops (fried and baked), Rice with Sawmill Gravy, Green Beans, Corn Bread

Week of February 13 – 17

Chicken (fried and baked), Macaroni and Cheese, Potato Salad or Coleslaw, Roll

Week of February 20 – 24

Country Ham, Candied Sweet Potatoes, Hoppin’ John (black eye peas and rice), Roll

LRC Film Series:
42 – The Jackie Robinson Story

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

42 is the story of Jackie Robinson from his signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1945 to his historic 1947 rookie season when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball. 2017 is the 70th anniversary of that historic year!

Dr. Wilbur L. Brower, Ph.D.
The Crisis in Black Education

Thursday, February 9, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

In addition to writing many books, giving many presentations, and holding many prestigious positions, Dr. Brower is also a retired Air Force Veteran and a polished educator.

Panel Discussion

Monday, February 13, 2017
12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

Teresa White, JPD
Diversity and Impartial Policing

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

Guest Speaker:
Judge Hardison, Onslow County Court

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

LRC Film Series:
The Butler

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

The Butler is a historical drama loosely based on the real life of Eugene Allen, who witnessed notable political and social events in the 20th century during his 34-year tenure serving as the White House butler for eight Presidents.

Our African Roots: Black Latino Coastal Students talk about their African Heritage

Monday, February 27, 2017
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
A.D. Guy Business Technology Building, Room 101
Coastal Carolina Community College

Fact: There are far more Black people of African origin (Afro-Latinos) in Latin America than there are African-Americans in the USA.