Local community members are invited to attend the City of Evanston’s special Black History Month event on Saturday, February 28 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Gibbs-Morrison Cultural Center, formerly known as Boocoo, located at 1823 Church St. in Evanston.
The event will include a welcome speech from Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl and 5th Ward Alderman Delores Holmes, a poetry reading by Eva McCann and Charles Touny, and more.
The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.
For more information regarding the event, please call/text 847-448-4311. For convenience, residents located in Evanston can simply dial 3-1-1.