Union's Heavenly Voices gospel choir will perform at its annual concert Saturday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. in Memorial Chapel.
The concert, which is free and open to the public, is among a series of events celebrating Black History Month. The concert also features performances by local churches and the Heavenly Liturgical Dance Ministry. A reception in Hale House will follow.
A non-denominational group that promotes self-expression through the singing of contemporary and traditional religious songs, the Heavenly Voices has performed at a variety of campus and community events.
Other Black History Month events:
- Monday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. in Old Chapel: Black History Month Trivia.
- Tuesday, Feb. 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Nott Memorial: Multicultural Affairs will host a Black History Mobile Museum featuring more than 200 artifacts, some dating to the slave era. There will be a multimedia presentation at 4 p.m.
- Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 6 p.m. in Wold House: "Black History Month? What’s That? Why?" a discussion led by Union faculty.
- Saturday, Feb. 16 in Old Chapel: Black Student Union's 9th annual Black History Month Show and Celebration. A reception will follow.
The events are cosponsored by the offices of Campus Diversity and Multicultural Affairs; The Black Student Union, UNITAS, Africana Studies, American Studies, Gospel Choir and the African and Latino Alliance of Students.