The keynote speaker for the luncheon will be Ilene Evans. She is co-founder of Voices from the Earth, a non-profit arts organization and has served as the President of the West Virginia Storytelling Guild. Evans performs, teaches and lectures throughout the United States and overseas. She recently toured the Middle East and Columbia for the United States Embassy to share African American culture. Her work is educational, entertaining and enjoyable for all ages.
During the luncheon, Evans will present a portion of her one-woman show, a portrayal of Ethel Waters (1896-1977) called “Taking a Chance on Love.”
Attendees can pay at the door on the day of the event, but pre-registration is requested. (Click contact link below to email Jane Delbrook for registration.)