The Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center will hold a Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance Program on Jan. 18 at 11 a.m. in the auditorium.
The public is invited to attend the program, which has the theme “The Fierce Urgency of Now”.
Featured speaker for the program will be Kenyatta Wright, a motivational speaker and former football player for Oklahoma State University and the New York Jets.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Jan. 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American clergyman, activist and prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for being an iconic figure in the advancement of civil rights in the United States and around the world, using nonviolent methods.
The Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center is located at 1011 Honor Heights Dr. in Muskogee.