Archive | January, 2016

View the Video from the 15th Annual MLK Observance!

Here’s the video of our Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Observance. What an inspiring afternoon and what a wonderful reflection of our community!

15th Annual MLK Observance

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The 15th Annual MLK Observance & Volunteer Fair was a wonderful display of our towns’ commitment to integration and inclusion. Thanks to the planning committee (especially co-chairs of the event Shelley Slafkes and Mark Mucci), hosts Congregation Beth El, Voices in Harmony, CHS Special Dance, The Bufford School of Music Faculty Band, all the local […]

Luminaries in Honor of Dr. King

Hundreds of households lit luminaries in honor of Dr. King’s birthday and as a sign of commitment to his vision of the ‘beloved community.’

15th Annual MLK Observance & Volunteer Fair

Join us Monday, January 18th at 2 pm for this amazing celebration of Dr. King’s vision of the ‘beloved community’ right here in our towns! The music, dance, interfaith readings, and keynote speaker Michelle Miller (news correspondent for CBS), and Volunteer Fair are perfect for the entire family!

2016 Peace Luminaries Project

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This is a great project for the whole family–get your whole block or you entire neighborhood to light up luminaries! We can’t think of a better outward sign and symbol than light to reflect our commitment as a community to honoring Dr. King’s legacy and to building the beloved community. In honor of Dr. King’s life, […]

SOCO 46th Annual MLK Celebration

SOCO 2016 Awardees

‘Beloved Community’ awards were presented to Dallas Jackson and Steve Latz at this historic annual event.

SOCO 46th Annual MLK Celebration

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Join SOCO as they honor Dallas Jackson and Steve Latz with the ‘Beloved Community’ awards. The event features Dr. A. Zachary Yamba. Sunday, January 10th, 3 pm, South Orange Middle School.