Crouse Hospital has invited staff and the Syracuse community to commemorate Black History Month with special events planned. The kick-off begins with, “Celebrating Our Own” a networking event. On Saturday February 3rd a community event “Why Do People Fear Haiti?” is being held at the Dewitt Library. A discussion will be hosted by Jerome Walker. Events are scheduled throughout Black History Month. The schedule is listed below. for full schedule click on following link: Crouse Black History Month Celebration
“Celebrating Our Own” Networking Event in the small cafeteria
Hosted by the Crouse D&I Committee, with a presentation by Jerome Walker
Saturday, Feb. 3, noon – 3:30 p.m.
Black History Month Community Event
Why Do People Fear Haiti? Jerome Walker will speak at the Dewitt Library, 5110 Jamesville Road (Free & Open to Public)
Wednesday, Feb. 7, noon – 12:30 p.m.
Join us for Congregational Hymn-Singing in Chapel
Friday, Feb. 9, 11 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Poetry Day in the small cafeteria
Featuring: Marissa Saunders, Jackie Grace (she will have autographed books available for purchase), and Marie Techniq
Wednesday, Feb. 14
Featuring Our Own! Spotlight on Tyrone Bibby, our Cook, Tyrone will be cooking for employees in the cafeteria
Friday, Feb. 16, 11 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Diverse Community Entrepreneurs Meet & Greet (Small Café)
Music provided by Sydni Eure & Deion Patterson
Sean Herring, Black Expo Founder
Tyrone Bibby, YouTube Owner & Crouse Employee
Joseph Bryant, Bleu Chick
Tykemia Carman, Crave Dessert Studio
Saturday, Feb. 17, noon – 5:00 p.m.
Syracuse Black Expo’s Unity Day at the Syracuse Community Connections, 401 South Ave, Syracuse (Free & Open to Public)
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2:30 p.m.
Black History Month Event at Commonwealth
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 6 – 8 p.m.
Black History Month Event: “Is Black History Month Relevant?”
Jerome Walker will speak at the Fayetteville Library, 300 Orchard St, Fayetteville (Free & Open to Public)