13th Annual Yamhill County Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration
January 16 @ 5:30 pm
Join us for the 13th Annual Yamhill County Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration on Monday, January 16, 2023!
This FREE program will take place in the Chehalem Cultrual Center Ballroom. No registration required.
Join us for a program in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. centered around his Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech featuring local speakers, spoken word, and reflection.
DOORS OPEN · FREE SNACKS
Food provided by G&W Smoked Caribbean Barbecue
FORMAL EVENT BEGINS
An interactive program featuring videos, stories/spoken word, reflection, and discussion.
Spanish & ASL interpreting provided.
Presenters: Whitney Waddell, Maliah Aldan, Marake Wondwossen, FUBU Newberg students, Black Student Union students
Musicians: D’Metri Mattocks, Nathanael Ankeny, Olivia Pothoff, Rus St. Cyr
Planning Committee: DMetri Mattocks, Rick Muthiah, Jody Jones, Rusty St. Cyr, Marake Wondwossen, Jonathan Eyasu, JeanneAnn Comiskey, Kayla McElligott