African American exhibits, cuisine, and much more will be featured Thursday, January 31, 2019, at 4:30PM, as Murfreesboro City Schools and Patterson Park Community Center (521 Mercury Blvd.) celebrate The African American Cultural Celebration.
Murfreesboro City Schools Outreach Coordinator Greg Lyles said, "We invite the community to come together and join us as we celebrate diversity through art, cuisine, history, and music."
The theme for 2019 is Celebrating Unity & Diversity from the Past to the Present. The free celebration will include performances from the Bradley Academy Choir, the Northfield Elementary African Drumming Ensemble, and local jazz artists. Free food will be provided as a tasting of different African American foods. Bradley Academy students will also participate in a live wax museum honoring local heroes.
Murfreesboro City Schools is a district of twelve schools committed to the academic and personal success of each child. For more information, contact Greg Lyles at 615-893-2313.