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MLK Read-A-Thon

Come read to amazing students at Blanchard Elementary, Franklin Elementary, and Cape Middle School in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Date: February 3 to 12, 2020
Location: Blanchard Elementary, Franklin Elementary, and Cape Middle School

National Black History Month Celebration Program

Program will consist of musical, oratorical, and theatrical performances.

Date: February 23, 2020
Time: 6 pm
Location: St. James AME Church, 516 North Street, Cape Girardeau, MO

Leap into 2020: A Celebration of African American History in Missouri

Guests are invited to view historical exhibits, talk to historians, archivists, and other experts, and enjoy pizza and other refreshments.  This event is open to the public and all are welcome. 

Sponsored by: Department of History & Anthropology, Diversity Committee, and Kent Library Special Collections & Archives, and the Office of Institutional Equity & Diversity.

Date: February 28, 2020
Time: 12 - 2 pm
Location:  University Center Lobby and Program Lounge, 388 Henderson Ave., Cape Girardeau, MO


Academic Hall Room 010-011
MLK Celebration
One University Plaza, MS 3375
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701