Malone to mark Black History Month

The Malone University Department of Multicultural Services will present a series of events in recognition of Black History Month throughout February. The public is welcome, and all events take place on the campus located at 2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W. in Canton. For more information, call the Office of Multicultural Services at 330-471-8328.

The student organization Black Men United will host a Soul Food Dinner with guest speaker Sandy Womack, principal, Hartford Middle School. The dinner will take place at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 16 in the Brehme Centennial Center with the theme, “Rising to Greatness.” Free to Malone University with a valid ID; general public: $20 per person. Following the dinner, a Reader’s Theatre of African American literature will be held at 7 p.m. in the Stewart Room of the Randall Campus Center.

“The Help” will be shown 7 p.m. Feb. 17 in the Stewart Room of the Randall Campus Center. A discussion will follow.

The student organization Black Men United will present a Black Male Caucus from 1 – 3:30 p.m. Feb. 25 in the memorial Chapel of the Johnson Center for Worship and the Fine Arts.

HOLY LAND TOURS OFFERED – Israel Theme Tours LLC, a newly launched tourism company that creates unique celebrity and theme-driven tour experiences of the Holy Land, has announced that their inaugural season will kick off this summer. With offices in Nashville and Toronto, the company is currently booking the 2012-2013 season which will include tours with a wide range of top entertainers.

Upcoming tours include the Elvis Presley Holy Land Tour with Elvis’ favorite Gospel artists, Backstreet Boys’ Howie D., Jaci Velasquez, Collin Raye, Stryper frontman Michael Sweet, current GRAMMY® nominee Jamie Grace and Rachael Lampa, worship leader Joel Weldon and many more to be announced. Several theme tours are also in development, including a Broadway Stars series, a Worship series with popular praise and worship artists, a Christmas-themed holiday tour and more.

Visit for more details and registration.

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Wednesday’s View From The Pugh column features local and national faith comment and events. E-mail to submit an item for consideration for a future column).


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