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Holy Family Catholic Church Black History Celebration

16 Orange Avenue
Natchez MS, 39120

(601) 445-5700

Date:  February 11, 2024

Time:  8:00 am

On Sunday, February 11, 2024, the public is invited to a Black History celebration at Holy Family Catholic Church following Sunday mass, which starts at 8 a.m.

Toward the end of the mass, presentations will be given on important people in Black History, including Dr. John Bowman Banks, Dr. Albert W. Dumas Sr., Henry Dumas, Senator Hiram R. Revels, Senator John R. Lynch, William Johnson, Ida B. Wells, Fannie Lou Hammer, and other people who have had an impact on the African American community.

Music will also be presented, followed by a breakfast. Father Anthony Okwum said the program is an annual event at the church.

For more information, call 601-445-5700.