?option=com_content&view=article&id=1323

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

“Discrimination at Home, Patriotism Abroad”

Featured Performer: The Total Experience Gospel Choir
Keynote Speakers: Al Knight (Tuskegee Airmen) and Sam Mitsue (442nd RCT)

This year’s celebration features a wonderful variety of performers to include:

  • The Total Experience Gospel Choir
  • The Prairie Bells
  • Clover Park High School Choir
  • Trumpeter Morris Northcutt
  • Lakewood’s Charisma School of Dance
  • Life Christian Chamber Choir
  • Readings by the winners of the Clover Park School District MLK essay contest plus many more outstanding performers.
  • Featured speaker will be Sam Mitsui, representing the Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team of WWII fame.
  • There will also be representatives from the Tuskegee Airmen’s Seattle Chapter and the Tacoma Chapter of the World War II Philippine Scouts.
  • Welcome remarks by the Lakewood Councilmember Mary Moss

Don’t miss this outstanding event of music, dancing, song, history and more.

Admission and Parking are Free.

For more information contact Jo Ethel Smith at (253) 584-4673 or Dennis Higashiyama at (253) 589-2489

Sharon McGavick Conference Center
Clover Park Technical College, 4500 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Lakewood