January 9, 2018 - Parade/March from Downtown Center Square Monday,January 15, 2018. Line Up at 3:45 pm. Will proceed down Shelbyville Street and end at Abundant Love Ministries Church located at 1426 Shelbyville Street, Center, TX, where a program will follow.
Speaker will be Bro. Cameron Cloudy. Asking all area pastors, leaders and especially males of all ages to participate in this year's annual event. Hosted by the Mt. Zion C.M.E. Church, Rev. Elgena Weaver, Pastor. Contact Joyce Johnson at 590-8576 for any further information.
January 16, 2017 - The annual parade in remembrance of Civil Rights Leader and Nobel Prize Winner Martin Luther King Jr. will be held Monday, January 16th at 4pm on the Downtown Center Square. All participants are to line up in the middle of the Square at 3:30pm.
We will march 1/3 of the way around the Square, go down Shelbyville Street and go down Martin Luther King Drive and proceed on to Mt Zion CME Church for a brief program featuring The Thompson Brothers and a motivational speech.
January 26, 2016 - Mt. Zion C.M.E. Church will be having a 5th Sunday Missionary Program on January 31st at 3:00pm. Special guest would be Dr. Kelvin Lynch of Growing Valley Baptist Church of Longview, TX. Mt. Zion is located at 921 MLK Drive Center, TX, and would like to invite all of Shelby County to attend.
January 14, 2016 - Martin Luther King Day Celebration Monday, January 18, 2016. Inviting all churches, civic groups, etc. in the parade which will begin at 4pm on the downtown Center square. There will be a program to follow, and the special guest speaker will be David Chadwick, Mayor of Center, Tx.