Exploring Roots - Rev. Anne Weirich, Willye Bryan and Geoff Blair are at First Presbyterian Church of Lansing. They were present during a recent Lansing Area African American Genealogical Society event. TNCP Photo
Michigan Legislative Black Caucus Calendar
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Charline White/Cora Brown Luncheon
Tribute to Michigan's Women of Color
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Anderson House Office Building | Mackinaw Room | 124 Capitol Ave., Lansing, MI
MLBC honors five Michigan Women of color who have made significant contributions to the citizens of Michigan. This year's recipients are Honorable Alma Wheeler Smith, Honorable Mary Waters, Honorable Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick, Honorable Teola Hunter, and Honorable Mary Lou Parks. All recipients are former members of MI State legislature.
This event is free and open to the public.
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Black History Month Annual Evening Celebration
5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Michigan State Capitol Building | First Floor Rotunda | Lansing, MI
Join us for an evening of great fellowship, spectacular entertainment, thought provoking commentary and good food. This event is free and open to the public. Our guests include Playwright Sandra Seaton performing with the Earl Nelson Singers, Detroit City Rescue Mission Choir; Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences student performance; Keynote Speaker Wisconsin State Senator Lena Taylor; and our Special Guest Celebrity Performer, Ms. Anita Baker.
This event is free and open to public - RSVP required to attend.
Please email email@example.com to make reservation. Limited seating.
Through February 29, 2012
African American Legislators/ Past & Present
Michigan State Capitol Building | Ground Floor Rotunda | Lansing, MI
View display of African American Legislators from 19th Century to today.