City of Littleton and ACC to Host Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

LITTLETON, Colo. – The City of Littleton and Arapahoe Community College (ACC) will host the 13th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 17, 2011 in the ACC Dining Hall. The event, which will be held from 9 – 11 a.m., will include breakfast, remarks by community leaders, entertainment, an award presentation and recognition of two ACC scholarship recipients.

Admission to the celebration is $15 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Tickets may be purchased at www.accfoundationevents.com or by calling 303.797.5881. Space is limited so be sure to get your tickets in advance.

New to the event this year is the student poetry contest. Littleton Public Schools and ACC students are invited to submit a poem titled, “I Have a Dream Too” promoting the ideals of Martin Luther King Jr. Poetry contest winners will be invited to read their poem at the Holiday Breakfast. To learn more about the contest, visit www.accfoundationevents.com. The deadline to submit a poem is Dec. 30.

Join fellow community leaders, neighbors, distinguished guests and ACC staff, faculty and students for this important event honoring the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr. ACC’s Main Campus is located at 5900 S. Santa Fe Drive, just south of historic downtown Littleton. For more information, contact the ACC Foundation at 303.797.5881.

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