The First Baptist Church of Carthage will host a free vocal workshop on Saturday, Feb. 15 at 4 p.m. Leona Rupert, vocal coach, will lead the session.

Rupert’s ultimate musical experience has been leading the body of Christ in worship and praise. Music has been her life’s passion since she was a young girl growing up in Kansas. Born in Emporia, Kansas, she graduated from Kansas State University in 1982 with a degree in music education. She is a sought-after studio singer, soloist and vocal coach.

Today, Rupert can be found sharing her talents as a worship leader at First Baptist Dallas, mentoring young vocalists, and singing at churches, conferences and recording sessions.

Anyone interested in attending is asked to call or text David Yarbrough at (903) 692-5028. The schedule is as follows: 4 p.m. vocal training, 5:30 p.m. dinner and fellowship, 6:30 p.m. rehearsal.

First Baptist Church of Carthage is located at 256 S. Market St.