To submit your group event to our church briefs calendar, email it to [email protected], bring information by the Banner-News office at 130 S. Washington Ave.; mail it to P.O. Box 100, Magnolia, AR 71754-0100; fax it to 870-234-2551; or call 870-234-5130. Events will appear as space allows. DO NOT submit entries in all caps and entries must be typed, not hand-written. Entries that do not follow these rules will not be entered into the paper. Email is the preferred form of submission.
SUNDAY - Feb. 23
St. Phillip A.M.E. Church at 401 North Kelso St., Magnolia will celebrate its 152th church anniversary. Guest for the program will be Reverend Greg Nettles and church family from Bethel A..M.E. Church, in Camden, Arkansas. The anniversary program will be at 2:30 P.M. and everyone is invited.
The 16th Annual African-American History Celebration of Youth: Remembering Our Heritage is set for 2:30 p.m. in the Grand Hall of the Reynolds Center on the SAU campus. High school seniors from area school districts will speak. Also, special young adult speaker, youth talent, refreshments and more. Admission is free. For more information, contact Bethlehem Youth Director Chris Gilliam at (870) 299-0999. Event sponsored by Albemarle Foundation, Columbia County Community Foundation, SAU Office of Multicultural Services and CSNS Fashions & Men’s Wear.
WEDNESDAY – Feb. 12
Columbia District Baptist Association’s Mid-Winter Board Session Pre-musical at 7 p.m. at the District Center.
THURSDAY – Feb. 13
Columbia District Baptist Association’s Mid-Winter Board at 7 p.m. Speaker will be Rev. John Wesson and Friendship Baptist Church.
FRIDAY — March 13
Ultimate Playlist Tour, at 7:00 pm at Unity Church in Magnolia, 92 Hwy 79 N. Magnolia, Featuring: We Are Vessel, 7Eventh Time Down, Love & The Outcome and Rhett Walker. Tickets available online or call (870) 234-3225.