Progressive Ministry Offers Black History Observance Event

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Progressive Ministry invites all to share in its annual black history observance with "Take a Walk Down Memory Lane" on Feb. 22, at 7 p.m., at New Monumental Baptist Church, 901 Woodmore Lane, Chattanooga, Tn. 37416.

Speakers for the event will be Rev. Ronald Harris (Second Missionary Baptist Church) speaking on “From the City Dump to City Hall and Beyond” and Dr. Virgil J. Caldwell, (pastor emeritus at New Monumental Baptist Church) speaking on “From the Out House to the White House.”

The event will also feature The Creative Underground Singers, and a reception will follow.

For more information, call 423 899-2881 or 423 344-5521.

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