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2020 Black History Month

Black Hxstory Month Reading Recommendations

Black Sunday

  • February 9
  • 10:00 AM to Noon at First Baptist Church of Pacific Grove located at 246 Laurel Ave, Pacific Grove
  • CSUMB goes to church for Black History Month! CSUMB community members will be visiting First Baptist Church of Pacific Grove which is the oldest Historically Black Church (HBC) on the Monterey Peninsula having just celebrated 110 years! The address is 246 Laurel Ave, Pacific Grove. This date is also the church's monthly fellowship lunch so they will need a count of CSUMB community members attending. This is the 2nd stop on the semester long Historically Black Church Tour. For the complete tour schedule click on Historically Black Church Tour & Car Pool

Diversity Celebration Series - African American History Month

BlackkKlansman Movie Screening

  • February 13
  • 7:00 PM @ the Black Box Cabaret

All Black Gala

  • February 16
  • 5:30 to 9:00 PM in the University Center Ballroom located at 4314 6th Ave, Seaside.
  • Event Information

Screenwriting Masterclass with Kevin Willmott

  • February 17
  • Noon to 2 pm @ CAHSS Auditorium

Super Saturday

  • February 22
  • 8:30 to Noon in the University Center located at 4314 6th Ave, Seaside.
  • This free event includes a continental breakfast, so register early.
  • Event Information

The Drifters

  • February 22
  • 8 pm to 10 pm at the World Theater
  • The Drifters music served to link Fifties rhythm & blues with Sixties soul music. They took the ardent fervor of their gospel days and channeled it into soulful R&B arrangements about typical lives, elevating the everyday to a state of sanctity.
  • Tickets and Event Information

9th Annual NAACP Black History Month Event

  • February 27
  • 7:00 to 8:30 PM at the Alumni Visitor Center
  • This annual event is being hosted by Black Students United. It is the annual Black History Month meeting of the Monterey County Branch NAACP. The event will feature a presentation of African American Civil Rights and Ally Awards to community and CSUMB activist and a formal welcome to the new CSUMB African American Staff and Faculty employees. Free event and refreshments! Stay tune for announcement of this year's amazing honorees!

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