MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

February 19, 2013

VAMC to celebrate Black History Month


— The Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center, 1011 Honor Heights Drive, will host its annual Black History Month program at 11 a.m. Thursday in the hospital auditorium. The program is open to the public.

Guest speaker is Chaplain Forrest Kirk, who has served as chief of the JCMVAMC Chaplain Service since February 2006. Kirk also served in the Navy for 24 years and rose to the rank of commander. He lives in Muskogee with his wife Kathleen.

The program will also feature music from VA’s Gospel Choir. Lunch will be served afterward.

Information: Machelle Lyons, (918) 577-3140.