Helping Hands will host 20th annual Black History Program Feb. 18

The Helping Hands organization at Northwestern State University will host its 20th annual Black History Program at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 in Magale Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

According to Jamie Flanagan, assistant director of TRiO Student Support Services, the program was organized by students and will include singing, dancing, spoken work presentations and more.

Helping Hands is a student-led community service organization that works with several philanthropies and civic groups on the NSU campus and in the Natchitoches community such as DOVES, National Night Out, Natchitoches Parish Library, Boys and Girls Club, Natchitoches Parish School Board, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office and Head Start.

For more information on the Black History Program, contact Flanagan at (318) 357-5674.