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Multicultural Office

Upcoming Events

Multicultural Celebrations

Presented by the CVCC Office of Multicultural Affairs

These events are FREE and open to the public.

These events are important part of CVCC's strategic plan and core value of "Embracing Diversity."

This a great opportunity for students, staff, and the community to learn about the many cultures that live in our service area through the show of native attire, entertainment, educational displays and free food.


Black History Celebration

» Black History Celebration 2015 (PDF)

Date: Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 PM
Location: CVCC Tarlton Complex
Theme: Selma 50 Year Anniversary "Active Remembrance"
Contact us: 828.327.7000 ext. 4578
Main Event: Keynote speaker Tonya Rivens of WBTV and Power 98.
Entertainment: Hickory Music Factory, Challenger Early College High School, CVCC Drama Play Production, New Horizon Brass Band, St. Stephens High School Step Team, Lenoir-Rhyne University Nu Generation Choir, Gospel Vocalist Juan Johnson, Arndt Middle School Step Team.

Participate in a raffle with a chance to win a Watch, iPad Mini, or Scholarship for 3 credit hours at CVCC.



 Celebration Of The Nation

Celebration Of Nations 2015

Date: Saturday April 11, 2015
Time: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: CVCC Front Lawn (We will relocate to the Tarlton Complex if raining)
Event Type: Dancing, Food, Displays, Speakers and Entertainment


All Events are subject to change

For more information, contact the Office of Multicultural Affairs at

828-327-7000, ext. 4578

or e-mail

 If you have a disability and need accommodations, please contact Wanda Horvath at least 72 hours in advance at 828-327-7000, ext. 4222 or

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