The Lyon College Black Student Association and the UACCB Multicultural Student Association will be hosting “Black History Month Celebration” tonight, Feb. 26 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Melba Theater, located at 115 W. Main St. in Batesville.
The event will feature performances by The Anointed Ones, the Lyon College Gospel Choir, and the West Baptist Church Youth Choir. Guest speakers will include representatives from Fellowship of Christian Athletes and First United Methodist Church. There will also be short clips on-screen about the importance and history of Black History Month.
The event is free and open to the public. Doors will open at 5 p.m.