Release Date: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Celebrate Kwanzaa with the Black Male & QUEENS Focus Group Dec. 4

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/04/2019 - 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Location: 
Rm. M-119, Student & Culinary Arts Center (Bldg. M)
Kwanzaa candles and food

The Black Male & QUEENS Focus Group will hold its Kwanzaa celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 4, from noon to 2:30 p.m. in Rm. M-119 in the Student & Culinary Arts Center (Bldg. M). Dr. Kalvin DaRonne Harvell, an HFC sociology professor and Focus Group advisor, will give a lecture on Kawaida philosophy and the Nguzo Saba.

Kwanzaa is a week-long, annual celebration held in the United States and other nations to honor African heritage in African-American culture. It is observed from Dec. 26 to Jan. 1, culminating in gift-giving and a feast.

This celebration is free and open to the public. For questions or more information, contact Harvell at 313-317-1533 or kharvell@hfcc.edu or Chardin Claybourne at 313-845-9819 or cclaybourne@hfcc.edu.