For Immediate Release: 2/7/2014 3:00 PM

Contact: Angela Rouson 301-952-7484

Annual Black History Month Celebration Highlights African-American Contributions to Music Genres
The Prince George’s County Council hosts “A Celebration of Milestones through Music,” on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at 11:00 a.m., in the Council Hearing Room, First Floor, County Administration Building, 14741 Governor Oden Bowie Drive, in Upper Marlboro.  The Annual Black History Month Program is free and open to the public.
Featured guests for this event include the Suitland High School Center for the Visual and Performing Arts Chamber Choir; the Paula Brown Performing Arts Center; Team G.U.C.C.I. (God Uses Chosen Children as Instruments); the Parkdale High School Colours Program; and the Racies de Borinquen Dancers. 
In the event of inclement weather, the program will be rescheduled to Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m.
WHAT:                 Prince George’s County Council Annual Black History Month Program
WHO:                   Prince George’s County Council Members
Suitland High School Center for the Visual and Performing Arts Chamber Choir
Paula Brown Performing Arts Center
Parkdale High School Colours Program
Racies de Borinquen Dancers                        
WHEN:                 Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 11:00 a.m.
                             Inclement Weather Date:  Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 11:00 a.m.
WHERE:               County Administration Building
                              Council Hearing Room, First Floor
                              14741 Gov. Oden Bowie Drive
                              Upper Marlboro, MD 20721
All legislative powers of Prince George’s County are vested in the County Council.  The County Council sits as the District Council on zoning and land use policy, and as the Board of Health to govern and guide health policy.  The County Council meets as a legislative body on Tuesdays in the Council Hearing Room on the first floor of the County Administration Building in Upper Marlboro.  For more information on the Prince George’s County Council, please visit