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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – College Closed

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Date:
January 18, 2021
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3575 College Rd.
Harrisburg, IL 62946 United States
Phone:
(618) 252-5400
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The Meaning of The King Holiday

BY CORETTA SCOTT KING

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday celebrates the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing to America. We commemorate as well the timeless values he taught us through his example — the values of courage, truth, justice, compassion, dignity, humility and service that so radiantly defined Dr. King’s character and empowered his leadership. On this holiday, we commemorate the universal, unconditional love, forgiveness and nonviolence that empowered his revolutionary spirit. …  Taken from www.thekingcenter.org.  Read more.