Virtual Dr. MLK Jr. Celebration (Live-streamed from Sinclair Auditorium, Coe College)

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  • 1/17/22
  • 6:30 p.m. to 7:30p.m. -
  • Free
  • All Ages
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  • Community

Event Description

  • Monday, January 17, 2022 join us on St. Paul's Facebook LIVE for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration held at 6:30 pm. This celebration will include music, reflections, and a keynote address from Pastor Keeyon and Pastor Stephanie Carter of Wellington Heights Community Church. The event will also include the recognition of an adult and student recipients of the Dr. Percy and Lileah Harris ‘Who Is My Neighbor’ Award.

  • Hosted by St. Paul's United Methodist Church in collaboration with Coe College, First Light Christian Fellowship, Mount Mercy University, Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, and the NAACP. With special thanks to: African American Museum of Iowa, Cedar Rapids Public Library, Cedar Rapids, Civil Rights Commission, and Iowa City Public Library.