Next Annual Homecoming – August 1, 2021

For over fifty years, former Pennytown residents and their descendants have gathered on the first Sunday of August to share food, worship, celebrate, and remember. This annual gathering includes a non-denominational worship service at the historic Pennytown Freewill Baptist Church at 11:00 am, followed by lunch and a guest speaker at the Martin Community Center in Marshall, Mo. (Everyone welcome — $8 donation for lunch)

Special Guest and Speaker: Mr. Ray Hill — Retired middle school social studies and English teacher and current researcher of Black hamlets in the midwest.

All are welcome!

[Directions to Pennytown can be found on our “Directions” page. Martin Community Center is located at 1985 S. Odell, Marshall, MO.]