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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

University Ave
West Chester, PA 19382

Phone: 610-436-1000

MLK Day - January 21, 2016

10:00 23rd Annual MLK, Jr. Brunch
Sykes Student Union Ballroom
Featuring the WCU Gospel Choir
Sorry, MLK Brunch tickets are SOLD OUT.
Sponsor: WCU President’s Office and Frederick Douglass Society

12:30 Guest Speaker
Sykes Student Union Theater
The Frederick Douglass Society presents:
Dr. James Peterson, Associate Professor, Lehigh University will discuss the intersection of Douglass, King, and the Black Lives Matter movement

2:30   Service Project (Two Sessions: 2:30-4:00, 4:30-6:00)
Sykes Student Union Ballroom
Volunteers will make blankets for children at Nemours A.I. DuPont Children's Hospital, Chester County Hospital NICU and Pediatrics, and “Fleece for Keeps.”
Sponsor: Office of Service Learning and Volunteer Programs

5:30   Soul Food Dinner & a Movie If These Halls Could Talk
Sykes Student Union "Home Zone," Lawrence Dining Hall, Soul Food Dinner
Sykes Theater,
A documentary about eleven college students who discuss what it’s like on campuses across the country today. Their stories are starkly emotional and raw, filled with incredible tenderness, courage and pain.
Dinner at 5:30, Movie starts at 7:30