The long week is over and the weekend is almost here, No plans? Not to worry, Cascade Patch has you covered.
1) 90th birthday Celebration for Civil Rights Icon, Rev Joseph E. Lowery: When/Where: Atlanta Symphony Hall, 1280 Peachstreet St., Sunday, 6 p.m. The Event: We say thank you and happy birthday to the Civil Rights icon and legendary pastor of Cascade United Methodist Church, Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Lowery. Atlanta Symphony Hall will play host to the celebration of the life and works of this 2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, former president of the SCLC, fighter for civil and human rights everywhere, plus many more with a musical and theatrical experience called "Reverend Dr. Joseph E. Lowery: His Works, Our Gift. A Musical Experience." Patch readers should be in attendance as Rev. Lowery's works and life are put on display by the …
Thursday is Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Lowery's 90th birthday. He will celebrate the occasion Sunday at Atlanta Symphony Hall. Proceeds benefit Joseph E. Lowery Institute for Justice and Human Rights at Clark Atlanta University.
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- Janita Poe
Monday, September 19, 2011
Happy birthday Rev. Lowery! Thursday, Oct. 6, is the actual 90th birthday of civil rights icon and legendary Cascade United Methodist Church pastor Rev. Dr. Joseph P. Lowery. The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and special guests will celebrate the work of the former SCLC leader and Dean of the Civil Rights Movement at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9, with "His Words—Our Gift," a musical and theatrical experience. Proceeds benefit Joseph E. Lowery Institute for Justice and Human Rights at Clark Atlanta University. Buy tickets on the Woodruff Arts Center ticket webpage or at Atlanta Symphony Hall. For information about the birthday Lowery celebration call 404-524-8406.