NEWS | Jan. 18, 2012

Black History Month events announced

By Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs

The African American Heritage Council has announced the following events for the upcoming Black History Month at Joint Base Charleston. This year's theme is Black Women in American Culture and History and honors the efforts of women of African descent who have played a myriad of roles in helping to shape the nation.

Feb. 26 - Musical Unity Tribute and Dinner at the Joint Base Charleston - Air Base Chapel at 4 p.m. A free dinner immediately follows the tribute.

Feb. 29 - Luncheon featuring guest speaker Dr. Annette West at the Charleston Club from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Pay in advance or at the door.

For information, contact Staff Sgt. Veronica Garrison at 963-5497, Master Sgt. Terrence Whitehead at 963-4813 or Master Sgt. Aleisha Jordan at 963-4568.