The First Black History Bowl is sponsored by The Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum, 1440 Monument Ave. Springfield, IL 62702 on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
Participating teams are from Lanphier High School, Springfield High School, and Southeast High School
The moderator is Kamau Kemayo, Professor at UIS.
The Rudy Davenport Memorial Traveling Trophy will be awarded to the winning school.
Categories are history, arts, business, education, entertainment, politics, military, sports, science and exploration.
National Women’s History Month/ Grand Opening of “African Women on U.S. Postage Stamps” exhibit.
Luncheon and Workshop on Stamp Collecting
Guest Speakers: Bernice Fields and Charlene Blair in conjunction with Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Springfield and Decatur Alumni Chapters
The cost for lunch is $35. Tickets are available at the Springfield and African American History Museum, 1440 Monument Ave. Springfield, IL 62702
5:00 pm – Meet and Greet
5:30 pm – Presentation