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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

January 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Kentucky Wesleyan College will host the annual community-wide Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration on Monday, Jan. 15, 2024.

The event will begin at Owensboro High School at 9 a.m. with a march down Frederica St. to the Jack Wells Activity Center at 3300 Frederica St.  Refreshments will be available from 9:30-10 a.m., and the program will begin at 10 a.m.

The featured guest speaker is Owensboro native Candace Olusola, a certified life coach, public speaker and host of the podcast, First Paso. Ms. Olusola brings a holistic approach to personal and professional growth, and her coaching empowers and inspires people to navigate life’s challenges, discover their true potential and cultivate a sense of purpose.

For more information about the celebration, contact Lori Thurman in the Office of Equity and Inclusion at KWC at 270-852-3254 or


January 15
9:00 am - 11:00 am
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Office of Equity and Inclusion
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Jack Wells Activity Center
3300 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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(800) 999-0592
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