Tuesday, February 4th—Duval County Public School Board to pass a resolution commemorating the occasion with a local school choir performing the song at 6pm. 1701 Prudential Drive., Jacksonville, FL 32207. 

 

Sunday, February 9th— “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing Sunday!” All churches, ministries, synagogues and faith communities are asked to commemorate the 120th anniversary of the song, “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing,” by lifting your voices in unity in singing the song during your worship service or devotional time. 

 

Tuesday, February 11th— Unveiling of the new mural at James Weldon Johnson College Preparatory Middle School—3276 Norman E. Thagard Blvd. Program begins at 6pm.  

 

Jacksonville City Council to pass a resolution commemorating the occasion with Bethel Baptist Institutional Church choir performing the song at 5pm. 117 W. Duval Street., 1st Floor—Council Chamber 

 

Wednesday, February 12th— Inaugural Celebration of the Black National Anthem “120 Years of Lifting Our Voices.” Community event at the Ritz Theatre and Museum—829 N. Davis Street. Program begins at 6pm.  

o a jwj