SUMMIT, NJ - June 29 marked the 95th anniversary of the founding of Wallace Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church in Summit. To celebrate, the Church will host a "grand and glorious celebration" August 19, beginning at 11 a.m. Wallace Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church Pastor Reverend Dr. Denison D. Harrield, Jr. invites all members of the community to attend.
The event will combine 'Family & Friends Day', the Church’s anniversary; the observance of Reverend Dr. Florence S. Randolph Day; and also feature the dedication of the Historic Register Plaque that is erected on the Church's lawn.
The guest preacher will be Reverend Janet Jones, Pastor of Rossville A.M.E. Zion Church, Staten Island, NY. Rossville A.M.E. Zion Church was also pastored by Rev. Dr. Randolph.
Refreshments will be served after the dedication of the Historic Register Plaque.
Wallace Chapel A.M.E. Zion Church is located at 138-142 Broad Street.