Celebrate Black History Month

The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song

Monday, February 22, 2021 | 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Celebrate Black History Month with the Coshocton Public Library and WOUB Public Media with an exclusive, thirty-minute preview of THE BLACK CHURCH: THIS IS OUR STORY, THIS IS OUR SONG, a new series available through PBS.

THE BLACK CHURCH: THIS IS OUR STORY, THIS IS OUR SONG, reveals the broad history and culture of the Black church and explores African American faith communities on the front lines of hope and change. 

Following the preview, participants will have the opportunity to receive insight and remarks about the series from three (3) accomplished panelists:

  • Dr. Carolyn Bailey Lewis, Ph.D., the first woman and first African American to lead WOUB Public Media at Ohio University;
  • Dr. J.W. Smith, Ph.D., professor of Speech Communication at Ohio University; and,
  • Dr. Trevellya Ford-Ahmed, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, West Virginia State University.

This virtual program will be held using Zoom and requires registration. Registration can be completed here with a valid email address. On the day of the event, registered participants will receive an email from adultprograms@coshoctonlibrary.org containing the Zoom meeting link and instructions on how to join. 

Not familiar with Zoom, but want to attend? No problem! Contact the Adult Services Department or the Reference Desk by phone: (740) 622-0956, or email: adultprograms@coshoctonlibrary.org.  


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