The "Let Freedom Ring, Let Freedom Sing" performance will be the final activity in the city's celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration at University Park will begin on Monday, Jan. 15, and will celebrate and honor the life of the late civil rights leader.
The theme of this observance is "Peace and Equality: A Dream for All People". Commission and Habitat for Humanity joined forces Monday for a day of renovation at the former home of Daisy Bates in Little Rock to mark the beginning of a week of events leading up to the national King holiday on January 15. All are welcome to participate by signing up at volunteer.psu.edu.
Huntingburg city offices will also be closed on Martin Luther King Jr. The service event benefits Charlotte-Mecklenburg nonprofits. Ball will be held from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.in the Crimson and Gold Ballroom in the Overman Student Center, and will be open to PSU students, faculty, staff, and the community.
Admission is free. Light refreshments will be served and a live DJ will be on hand for entertainment.
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Joyful Celebration: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
The event gives away three to four scholarships ranging from $1,500 to $500 to underprivileged high school seniors once they have been accepted into college.