Jan 21, 2013
The annual event, which has been held for over 25 years, will gather the local community together to honor and celebrate the ideals and memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The activities begin with a meal consisting of a variety of homemade soups and bread. Following the meal, the ceremony will begin in which reflections will be shared regarding the life and accomplishments of Dr. King. Poems will be read, songs sung and student and other community member presentations made. At approximately 7:15 p.m., candles will be distributed and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Candlelight Walk will begin its procession from the Community Center to Roeper’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Domes, built in 1969 in his memory.
The Roeper School
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