The Dream Lives On
Celebrating Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King at the Library
Monday, January 21, 2013
Sponsored by the Multicultural Multiracial Community Council of Farmington/Farmington Hills
including the Farmington Community Library, Farmington Public Schools, and Cities of Farmington and Farmington Hills.
All events at the Main Library take place in the Auditorium,
unless otherwise noted.
- 9:00–9:30 a.m.: The celebration begins at 9:00 a.m., where participants will gather at the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 28000 New Market Road, and walk to the Main Library (1/3 mile).Refreshments will be served in the Library Auditorium
- 10:15 a.m.: Welcome from Farmington/Farmington Hills government and school officials.
Concert by the O.E. Dunckel Middle School Choir.
- 10:45 a.m.: Reenactment by Rudy Barker, Living History Performer, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream Speech".
Sharing from the Audience.
- 11:30 a.m.Poet Ber-Henda Williams--An Ambassador to the Arts
- 1:00 p.m.Music and stories presented by Audrey and Bob Allison, The Storytellers.
- 2:00 p.m.Performance by Harrison High School Dance Company.
Give back through service projects of making valentines for seniors (Conference Room A) or by donating non-perishable food items for local service organizations.
All performances generously sponsored by the Farmington Friends of the Library.
At the Main Library during normal open hours.
Children’s Craft Activities
(Lower Level—Children’s Program Room)
African American Artists from the Arts League of Michigan
True Inspiration Featuring the works of Darold
Gholston and Hubert Massey. (Main Level—Nonfiction Area)
"Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.", and "Peace" Displays
From Farmington Public Schools.
(Main Level—Fiction Area)