Montpelier Mansion & Montpelier Arts Center Black History Exhibits & Jazz/Folk/Blues Concerts
FEBRUARY & MARCH 2010
Montpelier Mansion and Montpelier Arts Center
Black History Programs
At Montpelier Mansion
Saturday, January 30, 2 pm (Snow date: Saturday, Feb 6, 2 pm) Concert:Society for the Preservation of African American Arts Singing slave songs, spirituals, and reenacting slaves living on a plantation in the 1800s, the singers will captivate audiences of all ages. Advance payment & reservations required. Ages 10 & up Call: 301-377-7817; TTY 301-699-2544
At Montpelier Arts Center
Feb. 5- Feb. 28 Culture of the Mind and Spirit, Main Gallery
John Beckley, Rushern Baker,Alonzo Davis, Cheryl Dyer, Henry Elliott, Thomas Gomillion, Jacqueline Lee, Angela Mathis, Clarence Page, Roland Richardson, Elbert R. Roberson, and Kenneth Shepherd, in an exhibition of African American artists who have a common heritage and profound links to Montpelier Arts Center.
The first concert of the Montpelier Spring Jazz Series will be held on Friday, March 5. Don’t wait until then to buy your tickets. This series often sells out in the first week of individual sales. Series tickets ($120 for all 7 concerts) on sale Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 8:30 am. Individual concert tickets ($20/ concert) on sale Tuesday, Feb. 9 at 8:30 am.