Join the Wake Forest community at the 2020 Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration, Thursday, January 23rd, 2020, at 6 p.m., at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church, 237 Friendship Chapel Road, Wake Forest.
From the website:
Several local churches and community organizations are coming together to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during a free, public celebration on Thursday, Jan. 23, at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church, 237 Friendship Chapel Road.
Area residents are invited to attend the observance, beginning with a light meal at 6 p.m. followed by the program at 7 p.m.
The event’s theme will center around one of King’s messages – “Only in the darkness can you see the stars”
The MLK Committee is offering a slate of contests for students in the Wake Forest and Rolesville schools to recognize their talents. Based on this year’s theme, the contests involve creative performance, writing and art.
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