Hagerstown Community College will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Diversity Celebration on Mon., Jan. 16, from 1 to 3 p.m., in the ARCC at HCC.
The celebration will begin with a musical performance by the Mount Moriah Baptist Church Choir and conclude with a dramatic rendition of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, performed by the Reverend Darin Mency of the Greater Campher Temple. Vicky Bullet, a highly decorated basketball player for the Univ. of Md. and member of the ’88 and ’92 U.S. Olympic teams, will be the keynote speaker. The event will also include a variety of musical and dramatic performances, as well as a special presentation on the culture of the Ivory Coast of Africa by Ambassador Daouda Diabate.
Students, staff and faculty are involved in planning this event, which is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the public information office at Hagerstown Community College at 240-500-2265.