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) 7874928.
The Newborn Opry will feature Just Passing Through Bluegrass, Slim Pickins Band, Christian comedian Joey Hancock, the Pony Express Band, and Opry comedian and ventriloquist Bob Roberts at 6 p.m. at Newborn School. Free Admission.