Campus Events

Black History Month

Book Display of African-American literature February 1-28 in the library in Blackwood.

Movie Screenings at CCC:

SELMA (2015) is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the civil rights movement.

DATE: Tuesday, February 7, 2017
LOCATION: Connector 105, Blackwood
TIME: 1:00 - 4:00 pm

DATE: Thursday, February 9, 2017
LOCATION: CTC Theater, Camden
TIME: 1:00 - 4:00 pm

THE BUTLER (2013) tells the story of a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades. The film traces the dramatic changes that swept American society during this time, from the civil rights movement to Vietnam and beyond, and how those changes affected this man's life and family.

DATE: Tuesday, February 14, 2017
LOCATION: Connector 105, Blackwood
TIME: 1:00 - 4:00 pm

DATE: Thursday, February 23, 2017
LOCATION: Connector 105, CTC Theater, Camden
TIME: 1:00 - 4:00 pm

CCC Night at the Movies

DATE: Tuesday, February 21, 2017
TIME: 7:00 p.m.

Tickets are free. Students: Call the Office of Student Life and Activities to reserve their one free seat. Students must provide a valid CCC ID card at the time of redemption. The tickets will be distributed at the Cinemark 16  (Cooper Towne Center, Somerdale, NJ 08083) door at 6:30 p.m. For more information call (856) 227-7200 ext. 4282.

Hidden Figures
is the incredible untold story of Katherine G. Johnson,  Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson brilliant African-American women working at NASA, who served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation's confidence, turned around the Space Race, and galvanized the world. The visionary trio crossed all gender and race lines to inspire generations to dream big.

African Dance Presentation by Tajeva

DATE:Wednesday, February 15, 2017
LOCATION: Connector Atrium, Blackwood
TIME: 12:30 - 1:30 pm

DATE: Thursday, February 16, 2017
LOCATION: CTC Theater, Camden
TIME:  12:30-1:30 pm.

National Constitution Center  

Visit the National Constitution Center this February and experience a variety of programs in honor of African American History Month. Explore the Museum’s The Story of "We the People" exhibit to discover key milestones in African-American history. During daily interactive programs, visitors can learn about the lives of African-American leaders, the history behind the Emancipation Proclamation, and more.

African American History Month and FREE ADMISSION on Presidents Day, February 20, 2017 is generously sponsored by TD Bank, through the TD Charitable Foundation.  

National Constitution Center Black History Month Events