A Pre-Women’s Day Musical titled “How I Got Over” will be held this Sunday at 5 p.m. The musical is part of a series of events planned in recognition of the 67th Women’s Month celebration at Second Missionary Baptist Church.
The program features a number of local soloists depicting the struggles and accomplishments of African American women, past and present. Among the guest vocalists are Alice Williams, New United; Ida Battle, Union Grove Baptist; Monique King, Thankful Baptist; Marsha Mills, Rock Island; Vanessa Jackson, Westside Baptist and Claraniece Collins, New Enon. A special Ladies Choir of Second will also be on program.
Paula Coleman is the music coordinator; Emma Magruder is the general chairperson; the Rev. Paul McDaniel is pastor. For more information contact the church office at 624-9097. The church is located at 2305 E. Third St.