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St. James A.M.E. Church features the African American Inventors Museum until February 28 at 655 West 70th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor LeSean Tarkington. The hours are Monday to Thursday and Saturday, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Price Chapel A.M.E. Church presents ‘Praise, Music and Dance in Celebration of Black History’ on February 23 at 5 p.m., at 4000 West Slauson Avenue in Los Angeles, said Pastor Cedric Alexander. Participants are the Rev. Harold Johnson, Brenda Holloway, Voices of Price, praise dancers and drum ensemble. For information, call (323) 296-2406.
Morningside United Church of Christ features the Rev. J. L. Armstrong, External Affairs Vice Chair at Toyota Motor Corporation, and Julie I. Bram of Jewish World Watch on February 24 at 11 a.m., at 8722 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles, said Pastor Mark L. Rohrbaugh. Visit morningsigeucc.org for information.
New Antioch Church of God in Christ observes Black History Month on February 24 at 11 a.m., at 7826 South Vermont Avenue in Los Angeles, said Jeffrey Lewis. Mrs. Earlynn McDowell is guest speaker and Mrs. Michelle Andrews, Mr. Charles Freeman, Mother Sue McCoo and Dr. Gerri Sutton will be honored. For information, call (323) 778-7965.
CSU Super Sunday kicks-off on February 24 as California State University Chancellor Timothy P. White, trustees and campus presidents speak at nearly 100 African American churches. The initiative aims to encourage youth to pursue higher education. For information, visit calstate.edu.
Zoe Christian Fellowship holds a Black Heritage Celebration on February 24 at 3 p.m., at 5315 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles. Pastor Frank Stewart said the theme is ‘Remembering the Past…Sowing seeds for the Future.’ The free event includes entertainment and refreshments. For details, call (323) 931-1477, ext. 21.
Ward A.M.E. Church holds two events on February 24 at 1177 West 25th Street in Los Angeles, said Pastor Taurus L. Myhand. Annual Missionary Day is at 10 a.m., and sponsored by the Artishia Wilkerson Jordan Women’s Missionary Society. A Soul Food Luncheon in the in the Margaret Murray Fellowship Hall follows the service. At 3 p.m., the Annual Black History concert takes place with performances by the Sanctuary Choir, Drama Ministry, praise dancers and special guests. For information, call (213) 747-1367.
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion hosts a free Black History Month Executive Roundtable sponsored by Ernst & Young on February 26 at 6 p.m., at 123 North Grand Avenue, 5th floor, in Los Angeles. African American leaders will discuss diversity, business strategies, and their careers. The event is free, however, registration is required. To register, visit http://response.ey.com/CSG3/?BPN_LA