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Sun, Feb 18


First Unitarian Church in New Bedford

Sunday Service, February 18

Local Black History, The Legacy of Abraham Skidmore, Rev. Karen LeBlanc

Sunday Service, February 18
Sunday Service, February 18

Time & Location

Feb 18, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

First Unitarian Church in New Bedford, 71 8th St, New Bedford, MA 02740

About The Event

Celebrate the Legacy of Abraham Skidmore who was born to formerly ensalved parents in South Carolina who made his way to New Bedford, learned the barber trade and his lasting impact in Mattapoisett. 

Led by Rev. Karen Leblanc & Jessica DeCicco-Carey

Can't make the service? View it on our YouTube page! 

The Long Range Planning Committee will also be holding their Q&A session on the future of the church during coffee hour. Please see the church's calendar for Zoom details if you would like to participate virtually.

Way Cool Sunday School: The Gift of Building a Better World (Black History Month), The Magnificent Dr. Gladys Mae West. We are excited to be lifting up the life of Dr. Gladys Mae West for Black History Month. Dr. West is a mathematician whose talent gave us GPS (Global Positioning System) without which we would still be using those old paper maps and would also be getting lost a lot more often!

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