St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church will celebrate its 180th church anniversary gala from 7 p.m. to midnight Friday at The Foundry.
The formal/black tie event will feature jazz music by Marlin McKay Trio and DJ Marlon "Lucky" Lark will be spinning tunes on the turntable. Dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $30. To purchase a ticket or make a contribution to the church, contact Ron Moore at 502-682-4295.
The Foundry is located at 317 W. Broadway.