Each February, the City of Jacksonville celebrates Black History Month and the rich history of African-Americans in Jacksonville. The City of Jacksonville Senior Services Division joins this celebration and schedules special events and activities throughout the month at senior centers throughout the City.

Programs scheduled for 2018 include:
February 2:   Black History Trivia (Frances Padgett Arlington Senior Center) Black-History-Month.JPG
February 6:   Share a Piece of Black History (Oceanway Senior Center) 
February 7:   Black History Month Presentation (Mandarin Senior Center) 
February 9:   Black History Moments (Frances Padgett Arlington Senior Center)
February 20: Black History Month Program (Clanzel Brown Senior Center) 
February 21: Black History Month Presentation (Fortuna Senior Center)
                       "We Shall Overcome" (Lane-Wiley Senior Center)
                       "Did You Know?" - Black History Program (Louis Dinah Senior Center) 
February 22:  Black History Month Celebration (Moncrief Senior Center) 
                       Black History Fashion Show (Frances Padgett Arlington Senior Center)
                       Share a Piece of Black History (Oceanway Senior Center)
February 26: Black History Trivia (Louis Dinah Senior Center) 
                       Black History Moments (Frances Padgett Arlington Senior Center)
                       Black History Activities & Lunch (Leroy Clemons Senior Center) 
February 28: Black History Month Soul Food Feast & Poetry (Charlie Joseph Senior Center) 

Please contact your local senior center or refer to the center calendar for more information!