ST. GEORGE – Celebration of the life and legacy of the civil rights leader, Martin Luther King, Jr. will be held Monday at the St. George Tabernacle at 6 p.m.
Keynote speakers at the ceremony will be Robert Maloney, founder of the St. George Writers’ Group, and Brother Don Harwell, president of the “Genesis Group” of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City. An opening prayer will be offered by LDS Bishop Joel Cash.
Musical guests include pianist Christopher Giles, the Sunset Elementary School Choir, the Tonaquint Intermediate Orchestra, Sauny J, Beverly Jenkins and Dulce featuring Mike King and Jaki King.
The ceremony will close with a prayer from Rick Wilkins, the founder of the Washington County Minority Coalition. Ron Current, founder of IMPACT of Southern Utah, will also be on hand to offer remarks.
The event will be an inspirational and spiritual event designed to celebrate and continue the life and legacy of King. The entire community is cordially invited to attend.
Event details and contact information
Date: Jan. 21
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: St. George Tabernacle, 18 South Main Street, St. George
Contact: Jon Martin Tomas, Washington County Minority Coalition – 702-423-7028
Submitted by: Washington County Minority Coalition