Cornelius Parks & Recreation Department and Smithville Community Coalition are presenting a Black History Month celebration on Saturday, February 24, 2024, from 5:15 to 7:30 p.m., at the Cain Center for the Arts, 21348 Catawba Avenue, Cornelius, North Carolina.
- 5:30 to 6:45 p.m.: Black history program featuring music, guest speakers and spoken word poetry
- 6:45 to 7:30 p.m.: Food, drinks and featured art in the lobby of the Cain Center.
Attendees will enjoy guest speakers from the Smithville Community Coalition and the local community, poetry readings, and a live music performance from Sons of Mystro, rising stars who use their violins to interpret reggae classics, American pop songs, and their own original compositions. This event is free, open to the public, and appropriate for all ages. Light refreshments will be provided.
This is a free event, followed by a ticketed event at 8 p.m.: Sons of Mystro.
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