Pair of performances on deck at community college

Feb. 01, 2013 @ 09:10 PM


Vance-Granville Community College, 200 Community College Road, Henderson, has scheduled two separate gospel programs for the public.


Black History event


The Society for Preservations for Black Quartet Gospel Music presents its first Black History Gospel Explosion today at the college. Doors will open at 4 p.m., with the service starting at 5:30 p.m.

Tickets in advance are $20 while tickets at the door are $22. Tickets for children under 12 are $5.

Coming out for this special service will be: Doc McKenzie & The Hi-Lites of Lake City, S.C.; Willis Pittman & The Burden Lifters of Richmond, Va.; The Christian Angels of Raleigh; The Visionaires of Henderson, The Gospel Disciples of Henderson and The Mighty Pilgrim Harmonaires of Henderson; and The Spiritual Entertainers and The Lil Soulful Singers of Oxford.

Food and beverages will be available. Raffle tickets will be sold for $1 each or 3 for $5. Cash prizes (three in total) will be given away.

Tickets may be purchased by calling: Arnita Miles, (252) 432-5224; Tina, (252) 432-5883; Nit Nats, (252) 430-8010; Keith Harrison, (252) 820-0870; Bo-Alexander, (252) 204-7627; Shirley McCadden, (919) 725-2798; Larry Downey, (919) 482-5630; Bill, (252) 432-6195; Betty B., (252) 492-8555; Gospel Kings in Raleigh, Bea, (919) 649-0059; Reka Fashion, (919) 559-2828; Jackie, (434) 835-7767; B. T. Greene, (919) 740-7021; Emma Chavis, (919) 496-4562; Ann Alston, (252) 883-9345; WARR Radio Station, (252) 257-5557; or Larry Hargrove, (252) 767-8890.


Performing arts youth outreach


Make a Joyful Noise Performing Arts Youth Outreach Ministry, in partnership with Big Ruin Creek Baptist Church, will be coming to college on March 8. Doors will open at 5 p.m., with the program starting at 6 p.m.

Advance tickets are $8 each while tickets at the door will cost $10 per person. All kids under 12 may attend for $5 each. Groups of 20 or more can pay $7 per person. To purchase tickets, call Larry Downey at (919) 482-5630, Betty B’s at (252) 492-8555 or Nits Nats Music at (252) 430-8010.

This is program is suitable for both youth and adults. For more information, contact: Dulcia Rice at (919) 200-5296 or Dorothy Wimbush at (252) 425-7366.