January 2017 23

  • Monday
    8:00 AM
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed
    Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed

    The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is celebrated with a day of service and learning at Denison, culminating in a powerful student performance in the evening. Classes are canceled for this observance.

    Morning Activities:

    9:30 a.m. in Higley 008 and Higley 014: The group will make tie blankets for Hospice patients.

    9:30 a.m. in Higley 105 and Higley 117: The group will write thank you notes and bring candy for Denison Security, maintenance, and physical plant employees as part of the “Unsung hero project.”

    9:30 a.m. in Higley 223 and Higley 326: The group will make snack bags for local after school children.

    Licking County SPARK: Students will teach a lesson about MLK and share some activities about respecting each other.

    Licking County Aging: Students will lead and participate in chair volleyball and some crafts.

    Afternoon Workshops: forthcoming

    Evening Performance:

    7 p.m. in Swasey Chapel: “POWER: From the Mouths of the Occupied” The Laura C. Harris Symposium welcomes Patrisse Khan-Cullors, presenting a theatrical production titled “POWER: From the Mouths of the Occupied” as part of Denison’s MLK Day Celebration. Produced and directed by Cullors, the piece will be created by Denison students during first semester and presented as part of Denison’s MLK Day Celebration.

    Address: Denison University, 100 West College St., Granville, OH 43023
    Open to Public: Yes
    Price/Tickets: FREE
    Tags: Diversity