Black History Month : Events for October 2021

Adult Learning and Skills Service

6 October 2021

Honouring black history and culture

October 2021 is Black History Month. We want to celebrate the achievements and contributions of black people not just in the UK, but throughout the world and to educate all on Black history.

H&F have lined up a series of events throughout October and we will be facilitating a session on Thursday 21 October 6pm-8pm.  The event will include guest speakers, in honour of Black History Month.  

  • Welcome message from Kim Smith Chief Exec
  • Rendition of 'A Change is Gonna Come' by Sam Cooke performed by Tiwa King
  • Introduction to Black History and Culture by esteemed lecturer and author Robin Walker
  • African Drumming and Dance performance by AkomaAsa Performing Arts Academy
  • Origins of Caribbean Cuisine presented by Lynn Fleary and guests
  • Slam Poetry written and performed by Careen Lawrence

The full list of events can be found here.

All events will be held online, either via Microsoft Teams or Zoom.

Booking Form

To book for any of these events please use the Black History Month events booking form.

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