HCC to hold annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration

MLK Celebration 2020 Flier

(January 6, 2020)— Hagerstown Community College will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Diversity Celebration on Monday, Jan. 20, from 1 to 2:30 p.m., in the Kepler Theater at HCC.

The celebration will feature keynote speaker Dr. Jason Ottley, race scholar and social justice advocate, and a dramatic rendition of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, performed by the Reverend Darin Mency, from Hagerstown’s Greater Campher Temple. Audiences have enjoyed Reverend Mency’s iconic performance since the inception of HCC’s annual celebration.

The event will also include music, dance, and poetry performances, and will be followed by a light reception. HCC students, staff, and faculty are involved in planning this event, which is free and open to the public.

For more information, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu or contact HCC’s Student Affairs Office at 240-500-2526.