Troy Historical Society Jan. 20 Meeting Open to the Public, "Troy's Historic Black Churches" Topic of Program
Provided by the Troy Historical Society
TROY - The Troy Historical Society will meet on Thursday, January 20 at 7 p.m. at the Troy-Hayner Cultural Center, 301 W. Main St., Troy. Featured speaker for the evening will be Patrick Kennedy, Archivist for the Troy-Miami County Public Library Local History Library. Kennedy will present a program titled "Troy's Historic Black Churches" in recognition of Black History Month in February.
The presentation will be a general overview of three historic Black churches in Troy:
-St. James African Methodist (now Community) Church, founded in 1837
-Zion Baptist Church, founded in 1866
-Richards Chapel United Methodist, founded in 1877
For further information about this event, contact The Troy Historical Society at (937) 339-5900 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. The meeting is free and open to the public.