A celebration of Kwanzaa will be held at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Lazelle Recreation Center, 8140 Sancus Blvd. in Columbus.

A celebration of Kwanzaa will be held at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 28 at the Lazelle Recreation Center, 8140 Sancus Blvd. in Columbus.

The program will include African and hip-hop dancers, drummers and other musical performances, as well as a tribute to Nelson Mandela.

Guest speakers are Shabaka Ture, founding member of the African Youth League, and Isatou Sagnia, founding member of the Kwanzaa Committee and a teacher at Unity Church in Columbus.

Sponsors include St. John's AME Church at Crosswoods, It Takes a Village and the Kwanzaa Committee.