TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (January 17, 2013) – Fourteen individuals will be honored by Tallahassee Community College on Monday, January 28 when the College unveils its 13th annual Cherry Alexander African-American History Calendar.
The 7 p.m. ceremony, to be held in Turner Auditorium, will kick off TCC’s month-long celebration of Black History Month.
Turner Auditorium is located inside the College’s Fine and Performing Arts Center.
Each year, the calendar showcases African-Americans who have made significant contributions in Leon, Gadsden and/or Wakulla counties. The 2013 calendar theme is “At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality: 150 Years of Progression and Advancement.”
The calendar also includes key dates in African-American history.
Now in its thirteenth year, the calendar will be distributed to 20,000 area youth via schools, churches and other community institutions.
Prior to the calendar unveiling ceremony, a 5:45 p.m. reception will be held in the Fine and Performing Arts Center to recognize the calendar honorees.
TCC will release the names of the 2013 calendar honorees on Friday, January 25.
For more information, call (850) 201-6178.