Black History Month Virtual Event – Feb. 28


Black History Month Virtual event cohosted with the NP Library

New Providence Diversity Committee and New Providence Memorial Library Present Personal Stories That Inspire Action

A virtual celebration of Black History with unique perspectives from our community.


Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 2:00pm


Zoom Link: The zoom link is


The panel will be hosted by luminary Writer, Comedian and Producer Mariah Smith, a Los Angeles-based personality, pop culture pundit and star of the popular Sirius Radio podcast The Smith Sisters on Andy Cohen’s (Bravo Andy) channel Radio Andy.


Our speakers include New Providence residents and business professionals offering anecdotes of inspiration in their personal and professional lives here in New Providence and beyond. Nikisha Hidalgo and Dale Tapps are both local New Providence residents and entrepreneurs. Christian Duncan is Assistant VP at Chase Bank in New Providence.


Host info:


Mariah Smith

Writer, Comedian, Producer




Speaker info:


Dale Tapps

Local Resident and Entrepreneur

Owner, Rebel Fitness

Fitness Trainer

Pain Free Performance Specialist



Nikisha Hidalgo

Local Resident and Entrepreneur

Owner, Nikisha King Design Agency

Custom Invitations & Stationery



Christian Duncan

Local Business Professional

Assistant Vice President, Private Client Banker, Chase



New Providence