Beaufort News

NAACP to host reading of play

The Hilton Head-Bluffton NAACP will host a reading of the play "Malcolm, Martin, Medgar," written by A. Peter Bailey, as part of its celebration of Black History Month. The reading will be at 3 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Hampton Community Clubhouse, 2 Hampton Hall Blvd., Bluffton.

The story centers on Malcolm X, Martin Luther King Jr. and Medgar Evers, three assassinated icons of the civil rights movement, and their reunion in the after-life to discuss current events, including the war in Iraq and Hurricane Katrina.

Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children.

Details: Call Zana B. Jones, 843-689-9372; Betty Days, 843-785-3797; Fran White, 843-681-2595; or Dolores Wilson, 843-689-9131.