Monthly Archives: June 2016
The Black Cultural Society of Nova Scotia
22nd ANNUAL REV. DR. WILLIAM P. OLIVER NIGHT OF HONOUR
The 22nd annual Rev. Dr. W.P. Oliver-Night of Honour will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. at the Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, 10 Cherry Brook Road, Cherry Brook, Nova Scotia.
The following list of individuals are 2016 Award Recipients:
• Mr. Louis Gannon Sr. – Halifax (Posthumous)
• Ms. Olive Jackson (Clyke) – Halifax (Posthumous)
• Ms. Melinda Daye – Halifax
• Ms. Mary Desmond – Upper Big Tracadie
• Mr. Wendell Skeir – Halifax
Keynote speaker: Dr. Barb Hamilton-Hinch, PhD
Admission for this event is free. However, a monetary donation is requested.
The Rev. Dr. W.P. Oliver Night of Honour is hosted annually by the Black Cultural Society of Nova Scotia at the Black Cultural Centre in commemoration of founding member Rev. Dr. W.P. Oliver, who exemplified dedicated and outstanding community leadership. In recognition of his legacy members of the Society are invited to nominate person (s) for consideration of this annual award. Since its inception the Wall of Honour has inducted over 130 deserving inductees.
For further information, contact: The Black Cultural Centre
Tel: (902) 434-6223 or Toll Free 1-800-465-0767