Liturgical celebration scheduled

Special to The Log

The Catholic African-American Cultural Awareness Group of Okaloosa County invites the public to their 33rd Annual Liturgical Celebration honoring Black History Month at 2 p.m. Feb. 9 at St. Mary’s Catholic Parish, 110 St. Mary Ave. SW in Fort Walton Beach.

The Eglin AFB Brotherhood Gospel Choir will begin the celebration at 2 p.m. followed by Mass at 2:30 p.m., with the combined choirs from St. Joseph and St. Anthony Parish of Pensacola.

A reception will be held in the Monsignor Mullins Parish Life Center following the mass. The Most Reverend Gregory L. Parkes, bishop of Pensacola-Tallahassee will be the main celebrant. This year’s theme is We Are the Light of Christ.

Call 729-2573 for more information.