20th Anniversary Celebration of African American History
Sponsored by the Central High Museum
Where: Southside Virginia Community College, Workforce Development Center
Address: 200 Daniel Road, Keysville, VA
When: Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Presentation: "The Old Fashion"
(A four part dramatization depicting the life of African Americans from slavery to modern times.)
Part I - "Slaves in the Fields"
Part II: "Slaves at Church"
Part III: "Gospel Music"
Part IV: "Contemporary Music"
Special Guests: Blackstone Community Chorus
Program is free to the public.
Refreshments will be served.
All are encouraged to wear African attire.
The Central High Museum will be open the 1st and 3rd Saturdays
of each month from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
(March dates are March 4th and March 18th.)
Central High Museum is dedicated to collecting,
preserving and exhibiting the contributions of
African-Americans in Charlotte County, Virginia. The museum aims to
promote a greater understanding of the African-American experience
in Charlotte County and the neighboring communities.
The museum is unique in that it draws a direct line between formal education and students’ later contributions to their communities. Items in the museum reflect the daily activities of Central High students and recognize the accomplishments of Central High alumni, which include physicians, lawyers, teachers and civic leaders. The museum highlights the role education played in the lives of Central High students as well as the invaluable contributions of African-Americans who worked diligently for quality schooling.
|Central High Museum is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible and can be mailed to Central High Museum, PO Box 514, Charlotte Court House, Virginia 23923. If you would like more information about supporting the Museum or have items you would like to donate, please contact Judy Moore at (434)735-8508. Thank you for your support!|