Richmond, VA – April 12, 2021 – On Sunday, May 2, 2021, the Community is invited to the unveiling of the Honorary Street Sign Ceremony for Music Maestro Larry Bland. The thirty minute ceremony and unveiling will take place in the 1400 Block of Idlewood Avenue from 2pm to 2:30pm between the Randolph Community Center basketball courts and the intersection of Idlewood and Randolph.
The program rundown include the following:
- Opening Prayer – Reverend Dr. Kirkland R. Walton, St. Peter’s Baptist Church
• Welcome – Councilmember Stephanie Lynch
• Proclamation from Mayor’s office – To be read by TBD
• Musical Selection – Desiree Roots Centeio
• Reflection by Dr. Johnny Branch – On behalf of the Gospel Community
• Reflection by Sandra Antione – On behalf of the Volunteer Choir
• Walk over to the intersection of Idlewood and Randolph
• Reflection by James Russell Bennett – Volunteer Choir Speaker
• Pulling of sheath by – James Russell Bennett
Parking will be available in 2nd Baptist Church Parking lot (1400 Idlewood Ave) along with street parking throughout the neighborhood.
Please be sure to wear a mask.