Guest speaker will be the Rev. Bonita Grubbs, director of Christian Community Action in New Haven, with music by the Central Connecticut State University Singers under the direction of Dr. Drew Collins. Two students, one from each of Southington’s middle schools, will be honored with the Martin Luther King Jr. Award for Community Service.
Two students, Tyler Peruta, of Joseph A. DePaolo Middle School, and Christina Sack, of John F. Kennedy Middle School, will be honored with the Martin Luther King Jr. Award for Community Service.
First Baptist Church of Southington founded the annual event to keep alive the legacy and mission of civil rights leader, humanitarian, clergyman and Nobel Peace Prize recipient Martin Luther King Jr.
For more information, call First Baptist Church at (860) 628-8121 or www.firstbaptistsouthington.org.