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Black History Month Events in MUSD

Black History Month Activities & Events

In honor of Black History Month, the Monrovia Unified School District, in collaboration with the Monrovia Duarte Black Alumni Association (MDBAA), is happy to announce the below festivities taking place throughout the District:

 

SATURDAY, February 4, 2017:

MDBAA Jazz Brunch

Catering by Sally Adkins, and featuring The Nolan Shaheed Quartet

Monrovia Community Center

119 W. Palm Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m - Tickets: $30.00

 

WEDNESDAY, February 8, 2017

Black History Drive-in Movie

Movie Title: 4 Little Girls

Movie and Discussion – 1:00p.m

Monrovia Public Library – Community Room

321 S. Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

 

FRIDAY, February 10, 2017:

MHS graduate Ron Husband, Disney Animator (retired) will speak to the AP Art Class

8:35a.m. – 9:40a.m. 

Monrovia High School Assembly Panel featuring actor Sinqua Walls and USC Professor, Tim Conley - 9:48a.m. to 10:52a.m.

Monrovia High School Event Center

845 W. Colorado Blvd., Monrovia, CA 91016

 

SATURDAY, February 11, 2017:

Children’s Art Festival – 3:30p.m. to 5:30p.m.

Featuring the Art of Monrovia’s Children

Bradoaks Elementary School

930 E. Lemon Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

 

WEDNESDAY, February 15, 2017:

Inspiring Families to Community Service and Social Action

Adults and children are invited to experience diversity in children's books and be inspired into service. Discover great titles to share with your family.

Workshop Facilitator: Allison Grover Khoury

Monrovia Public Library – 3:30p.m. to 5:30p.m.

321 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

 

THURSDAY, February 16, 2017

Middle School Assembly – Featuring Mr. Wayne Nunnelly

Santa Fe Middle School – 8:00a.m. to 10:45a.m.

148 W. Duarte Rd., Monrovia, CA 91016

 

SATURDAY, February 18, 2017:

Family Story Time and Craft with James & Joannie Yuille

Monrovia Public Library – Cozy Book Area – 12:00p.m. – 1:00p.m.

321 S. Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

 

Family Storytime with Ron Husband – 1st African American Animator for Disney (retired)

Monrovia Public Library – Cozy Book Area - 1:00p.m. – 2:00p.m.

321 S. Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016

 

THURSDAY, February 23, 2017:

Middle School Black History Month Movie Night – Movie Title: Glory Road

Santa Fe School – 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.

148 W. Duarte Road, Monrovia, CA 91016

 

SATURDAY, February 25, 2017:

SOUL FOOD LUNCHEON – 12:00p.m. to 3:00p.m.

 Monrovia Community Center – Tickets $20.00

119 W. Palm Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

Guest Speakers: Professor Tim Conley, and Ron Husband, Disney Animator (retired)

Entertainment, Door prizes, and Raffles – send reservations to bhm@gmail.com

 

TUESDAY, February 28, 2017:

Middle School Black History Month Movie Night – Movie Title: Radio

Clifton Middle School – 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.

226 S. Ivy Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016