black history month

Theaters celebrate Black History Month with Free screenings of “Harriet” in the Midlands

Universal City, California (WOLO)- Don’t miss your chance to see Harriet for free in the Midlands during Black History Month. Focus Features and Regal have partnered to offer free screenings of HARRIET in 50 theaters across the U.S. including right here in the Midlands. The showings will be on Tuesday, Feb. 4, and Tuesday, Feb. 11. The film depicts the life…

Black History Heritage Ball hosted by City of Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– You can celebrate Black History month at the annual Heritage Ball. The event, sponsored by the City of Columbia will take place at Greenview Park Sunday, February 24 from 5pm-8pm. The cost of admission is $10 dollars. Guests are encouraged to wear african print, the dress code is semi-formal. WHAT:  The Columbia Parks and Recreation Department invites the public…

Gospel Fest to celebrate community unity

Camden, SC (WOLO) — The Multi Cultural Committee of Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County has announced their plans to host thei 14th annual Gospel Fest and Heritage Tea in celebration of Black History Month. The purpose of the annual event is to spur community unity through music and dance. The BHM program will be held Saturday February 23rd, 2019…

Richland Library hosts Coretta Scott King Illustrator Awards

Columbia, SC (WOLO) —Tonight the Richland library continued its celebration of Black history month with the works of outstanding African American authors and illustrators. All the winners of the Coretta Scott King illustrator awards were on display to show the importance African American life and culture. The exhibit takes visitors through the past 50 years of influential pieces that show…