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The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Lyceum 2021 Black History Month Event

February 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST

Unveiling a new portrait of Dr. Carter G. Woodson. The artist, Sassa Wilkes, is a Marshall graduate.

Huntington Mayor Steve Williams will read the 2021 Black History proclamation.

Sylvia Cyrus, executive director of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), will provide remarks and react to the portrait. Ms. Cyrus’ organization was founded by Dr. Woodson in 1915 (as the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History), and she holds his title.

Co-sponsors are Huntington Tri-State Branch, Association for the Study of African American Life and History.

Visit the link to this virtual event:  https://tinyurl.com/lyceum2121

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Date:
February 1
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
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Website:
https://tinyurl.com/lyceum2121