SATURDAY, FEB. 16
Oxford Arbor Day Celebration
The city of Oxford will celebrate National Arbor Day at 10 a.m., sponsored by the city of Oxford Trees, Parks and Recreation Board. The celebration will be at Oxford’s first pocket park on George Street between Wesley and Asbury streets. The public is invited; hot drinks will be served.
The Tuskegee Airmen, along with other African American pioneers in aviation, will be at Good Hope Baptist Church, 1142 Ga. Highway 162, from 5 p.m. as part of Black History Month. The public is invited. For information, call (770) 787-4928.
Gospel Concert at Mt. Zion AME Church
The Gospel Chorale will hold at concert at 6 p.m. at Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church, 119 East 5th Ave., Mansfield. Soloists, choirs, dancers, steppers and congregations are invited to join the celebration. For information, call Geri Hawkins at (770) 787-7443 or Felicia Harris at (770) 788-7182 for information before Feb. 3.
Bethabara Missionary Baptist Church will hold its annual Heritage Department Services at 6 p.m. Speaker is Pastor Theodis Bell of Bethel Grove Baptist Church, Mansfield. All are welcome