Johnston County Event Calendar

Feb
5
Sun
Selma 150th Anniversary 150th Black History Program @ 1st Missionary Baptist Church
Feb 5 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Selma 150th Anniversary 150th Black History Program @ 1st Missionary Baptist Church | Selma | North Carolina | United States

The Selma 150th Anniversary Committee will be hosting a Black History Program Sunday Feb. 5th at 3:00pm The event will be held at the historic 1st Missionary Baptist Church in Selma,NC. The event will feature songs, reading and a keynote address by Public relations executive and former candidate for the Johnston County School Board Crystal Kimpson Roberts. Ms. Roberts talk will focus on our youth. the event is free and open to the community. A reception will follow. Please contact Eric Jackson 919-333-4899, ericselma15@gmail.com for more information. The event is sponsored by the 150th Anniversary of Selma Committee

Selma 150th Anniversary Committee Black History Program @ 1st Missionary Baptist Church
Feb 5 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Selma 150th Anniversary Committee Black History Program @ 1st Missionary Baptist Church | Selma | North Carolina | United States

The Selma 150th Anniversary Committee will be hosting a Black History Program February 5th at 3:00 pm. The event will be held at the historic 1st Missionary Baptist Church, 500 South Pollock Street, Selma,NC.
The program will feature songs, readings, and a keynote address by Crystal Kimpson Roberts, Public Relations Executive and former candidate for the Johnston County School Board. Ms Robert’s Speech will be focused on our youth. A reception will follow the program. for more information please contact Eric Jackson co-chair, 919-333-4899, ericselma15@gmail.com

Feb
10
Fri
Selma Historical Museum Black History Exhibit @ Selma Historical Museum
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – Feb 25 @ 12:00 pm
Selma Historical Museum Black History Exhibit @ Selma Historical Museum | Selma | North Carolina | United States

The Selma Historical Museum is proud to announce that it is sponsoring a Black History Exhibit. The Exhibit features: pictures, artifacts, and documents representing the history of the Black Community in Selma,NC. The museum is open Friday and Saturday 10:00 am-12:00 noon. Also by appointment. Education Chair Eric Jackson invites, Boy Scout, Girl Scout troops, and Homeschoolers to attend, “if you need a time other than Friday or Saturday we can work with you”, states Jackson. Information 919-333-4899, ericselma15@gmail.com

Feb
25
Sat
Selma Historical Museum Black History Month Event:”Past, Present and Future @ Selma Historical Museum
Feb 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Historical Museum Black History Month Event:"Past, Present and Future @ Selma Historical Museum | Selma | North Carolina | United States

This event will be a roundtable discussion of local,state and national black history. The program will be led by, writer and local historian Eric Jackson. Families are encouraged to attend. This will be an opportunity to learn about the history of the area from older members of the community. The event will begin at 10:00 am and will be held at the museum. 104 West Anderson St. uptown Selma,NC. Youth Groups and homeschoolers are also invited. refreshments will be served. For more information please call 919-333-4899, ericselma15@gmail.com

Jun
24
Sat
Selma Historical Museum Presents the History and Legacy of Juneteenth @ Selma Historical Museum Historic Uptown Selma NC
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Historical Museum Presents the History and Legacy of Juneteenth @ Selma Historical Museum Historic Uptown Selma NC | Selma | North Carolina | United States

Historian Eric Jackson will discuss the legacy and history of Juneteenth, Why it was celebrated why it fell out of fashion and why it is being celebrated again. Jackson will explore the origins and discuss why it is relevant today. The event will take place at the Selma Historic Museum 104 W. Anderson Street, Uptown Selma,NC June 24 at 11:00 AM. Juneteenth tea cakes and lemonade will be served, homeschoolers and families are encouraged to attend. Email ericselma15@gmail.com or call 919-333-4899 for more information.

Jul
22
Sat
Individualism and Liberty in the writings of Laura Ingalls Wilder and Rose Wilder Lane [Little House Books] @ The Selma Historical Museum
Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Individualism and Liberty in the writings of Laura Ingalls Wilder and Rose Wilder Lane [Little House Books] @ The Selma Historical Museum | Selma | North Carolina | United States

The Little House on the Prairire books have inspired generations. This event will explore the relationship between Laura Ingalls Wilder and her daughter Rose Wilder Lane and how the series came about. The program will also explore the message of Liberty and Individualism that the book teaches its readers. The program is free and will take place Saturday July 22 11:00 AM at the Selma Historic Museum 104 West Anderson treet “Uptown Selma,NC

Aug
26
Sat
Selma Museum August Event:Sir Winston Churchill and Lady Nancy Astor Friends and Enemies in War and Peace @ Selma Historical Museum 104 West Anderson Street Selma,NC
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Selma Museum August Event:Sir Winston Churchill and Lady Nancy Astor Friends and Enemies in War and Peace @ Selma Historical Museum  104 West Anderson Street  Selma,NC | Selma | North Carolina | United States

A personal look at the relationship between Sir Winston Churchill and Lady Nancy Astor.
Historian Eric Jackson will lead the August Museum Event at the Selma Museum, 104 West Anderson Street Selma,NC The event begins at 11:00AM August 26th and is free and open to the public. Information: ericselma15@gmail.com 919-333-4899

Nov
11
Sat
Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum November Event: “A Tribute to George C. Marshall Citizen, Soldier, Statesman” A Presentation on the Legacy of A Great American @ Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum November Event: "A Tribute to George C. Marshall Citizen, Soldier, Statesman" A Presentation on the Legacy of A Great American @ Max G. Creech Selma Historical Museum | Selma | North Carolina | United States

A Veteran’s Day Event that will pay tribute to the life and legacy of General George C. Marshall, Chief of Staff during WWII, Secretary of State and Secretary of Defense under President Truman. H was also the Nobel Pece Prize winner in 1953. The program will focus on Marshall’s personal and public life. Before the program, a special tribute to our Veterans will take place. All veterans and all families are invited. The program begins at 11:00 AM at the Museum 104 West Anderson Street Uptown Selma North Carolina. Call 919-333-4899 or email ericselma15@gmail.com for information.

Dec
4
Tue
Senior Center Public Forum @ Amelia Christian Church
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Senior Center Public Forum @ Amelia Christian Church | Clayton | North Carolina | United States

All ages of Clayton area adults are encouraged to come. This event is NOT limited to seniors!

We’ve outgrown our space!
Join us on Tuesday, December 4th for the Clayton Senior Center Public Forum. Drop-in between 6-8 PM at Amelia Church Fellowship Hall to share your ideas for the future of the Clayton Center for Active Aging!

Please share, we are looking for input from the entire community!

Please note the location of the event –
Amelia Church Fellowship Hall 1696 Amelia Church Road, Clayton NC 27520.

For questions please call-
Selena Royal / Haley Williford at 919-553-4350
Sarah Hammond 919-934-6066