Program on the history of Columbia's black community is Thursday night

Thursday, September 22, 2011 | 2:04 p.m. CDT; updated 4:32 p.m. CDT, Thursday, September 22, 2011

COLUMBIA — The Columbia Public Library is hosting a program about the black community in Columbia at 7 p.m. Thursday, 100 W. Broadway.

The program will include a look at what Columbia's black community was like in the early 1900s to the 1960s with historical photos and documents. People will be able to look at people, places and events that shaped Columbia's black community.

The wrong date was given in a calendar item in Thursday's print edition.

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