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Soulful Christmas

Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church 665 Michigan Ave, Buffalo, NY

Soulful Christmas is a cultural holiday experience that allows our attendees to explore Buffalo's rich African American history, think critically about social justice issues, and hear untold stories about the Corridor. During Soulful Christmas, attendees can step back in time with engaging reenactments of holiday's long past as they meet some of the founding members of the Michigan Street Corridor. Emmaline Coy, one of the original members of the Michigan Street Baptist Church, will be sharing holiday traditions that date back to the 1840s. The Historic Colored Musician's Club will be performing jazz as they did in the roaring 20s. […]