KCKCC Intercultural Center Announces Black History Month Events

Mark your calendars for events we have hosted here with the Intercultural Center!

All events at Kansas City Kansas Community College.

2/ 1 – February Book Club Meeting

Join us as we explore and review Jesmyn Ward’s “Sing, Unburied Sing”.

1:00 – 2:00PM | Learning Commons

2/ 5 –  February Film Series: Legacy: Spirit of the Black Panthers”

Lyle Gibson discusses his film on the history of  the Black Panthers in Kansas City.

11:00-12:15PM | Art Gallery

2/7 – Jazz By The Lake

Join us for great music by Queen Bey and Friends.

12:00 – 1:00PM | Mary Ann Flunder Conference Center

2/11 – Artist Talk: “Never Been A Time”

Denise Ward-Brown discusses her short film on the massacre of 1917 in East St. Louis.

12:00 – 1:15PM | Lower Jewell Room 2325

2/12 – Critical Issues: Black Minds Matter

Panel discussion on challenges and opportunities of African Americans in Education.

11:00AM – 12:15PM | Lower Jewell

2/19-2/20 – Black Inventors Exhibit – The Institute of Black Invention & Tech

Come see the Traveling Museum of African American Inventions.

10:00AM – 5:00PM | Lower Jewell Room 2325 

*2/20 – National Chin Day Celebration

Join the International Student Organization celebrating our Chin Students.

11:00 – 1:00PM | Deli Area

2/21 – February Film Series: “Never Been A Time” Documentary

Denise Ward-Brown’s film on the massacre of 1917 in East St. Louis.

11:00AM – 12:30PM | Art Gallery

2/21 – “Good Negroes” Art Show Reception

Curated by Terrell Carter in honor of Black History Month. Show runs 1/22-2/28. 

4:00 - 6:30PM | Art Gallery

2/25 – February Film Series: “Get Out” film by Jordan Peele

A series of disturbing discoveries lead to a truth that we never would imagine.

11:00AM -12:45PM | 1:00-2:45PM | Art Gallery 

2/28 – Hip Hop, Culture, & Social Justice: “Get Out”

National Speaker, Victor Lee Lewis, will lead an in-depth analysis of  the film “Get Out”. Multiple sessions will be held to accommodate classes who wish to attend.

9:30 -10:45AM | 11:00-12:15PM  | Lower Jewell Room 2325

Jason Norbury