Arts in Healthcare Black History Month
The VCU Health Black History Month Commemoration Committee and Arts in Healthcare invite you to attend the activities planned.
Lecture Series | 9:00am
Author Elvatrice Belsches: “Above and Beyond: A Survey of the Response of Black Richmonders to the Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918”
Webinar Link: https://vcuhealth.zoom.us/j/98385800360
Professor Ryan Smith: “From Shockoe to Evergreen: Richmond’s African American Cemeteries”
Webinar Link: https://vcuhealth.zoom.us/j/96554057453
Mary Lauderdale: “Intro to the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia”
Webinar Link: https://vcuhealth.zoom.us/j/97088342334
Honoring African American Cuisine
Every Thursday and Friday in February | menu will be sent through mass mail
The Main Kitchen celebrates Black History Month by honoring and educating food traditions, both new and old. Cuisine is a platform for educating and a gateway to culture.
Lunchtime Concert Series
BanCaribe: A blend of Afro-Cuban, Latin, Caribbean and Soulful Rhythm and Blues that are spiritually inspired by the Rhythmic beats and chants of African music.
February 3 | Performance Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TrHUcBwoxUM&feature=youtu.be
February 10 | Performance Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XeNsAn1yXVY&feature=youtu.be
February 17 | Performance Link https://mystuff.bublup.com/ui/landing_page?item_id=001-i-d52578d3-eaf2-4e98-887a-472d09fa3beb
BAAAR: The Black American Artist Alliance of Richmond exhibits their most current visual art during the entire month of February.
Location: Gateway Gallery on Gateway 1