What You Missed in History: MLK - the Man, the Myth, the Martyr

All ages: 1:00 pm* - 2:30 pm in the Community Room, Lower Level

All ages: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm in the Atrium, Upper Level

Martin Luther King Jr. is an icon of justice, peaceful protest,and civil rights, but he was also so much more. On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we will hear from Joseph Robinson, president of the Martin Luther King Leadership Development Institute, who will delve into the layers of who MLK was beyond the surface. Come expecting an engaging, eye-opening, and interactive discussion of Dr. King's life and life's work. Discussion and book-signing follow the presentation. No registration necessary. One program presented at two different times: 1pm and 7pm *Originally planned for 18 years and up, the 1pm program is now for all ages. Ages 8 and up is recommended.

 

BIO

Mr Robinson is president of the Martin Luther King Leadership Development Institute, Harrisburg, PA, and author of "7 Leadership Imperatives from a Wild Man" (Judson Press, 2008). He holds a B.A. in English from the University of Virginia, and an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters from Central Penn College, Summerdale, PA, where he previously taught African-American History as an adjunct professor.

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

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