Black History Month

By February 2, 2021 CUPE Local 50, In the News

February is Black History Month — During Black History Month, people in Canada celebrate the many achievements and contributions of Black Canadians and their communities who, throughout history, have done so much to make Canada the culturally diverse, compassionate, and prosperous nation it is today.

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CUPE Black History Month

CUPE celebrates Black History Month

Sunday, February 21 2:00 -3:30 pm
An online guided tour of the graves of Black Pioneers and others who were influential in the migration of Blacks to the British Colony. The gravesites include some of the original pioneers and their descendants. Hosts for this online tour are John Adams, Old Cemeteries Society and Valin Marshall, BC Black History Awareness Society. A Zoom link will be posted on the BC Black History Awareness Society site.