Celebrating Kwanzaa at the West Las Vegas Library

The Gathering – Kwanzaa Speaks

The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District will host a film screening of The Black Candle with a special introduction by modern griot, writer and poet, Keith Brantley at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 26, at the West Las Vegas Library, 951 West Lake Mead Boulevard.

Written by M.K. Asante, Jr., The Black Candle is narrated by world renowned poet Maya Angelou. The film is an inspirational story about the struggle and triumph of family, community and culture. Footage spans across the United States, Africa, Europe and the Caribbean and stars Amiri Baraka, Maulana Karenga, Dead Prez, Chuck D, Jim Brown and many more. Film runtime is 75 minutes.

For more information, please call 507-3989 or visit www.lvccld.org.