The 18th Annual Coral Springs Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, presented by Citibank and hosted by the Coral Springs Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee will take place on Friday, January 18. Charles Steele Jr., former Alabama senator and current National President/CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, will serve as keynote speaker at this year’s event. The media is welcome to interview Steele Jr. following the luncheon at approximately 1:45 PM. These are the activities at which Steele will speak:
Luncheon (noon): A business luncheon featuring Charles Steele Jr. will take place at the Coral Springs Marriott at Heron Bay. Tickets are priced at $40, with tables of ten available for $400. Tickets will be available at City Hall in the Mall at the Coral Square Mall and City Hall, located at 9551 West Sample Road.
Community Celebration (7 PM): The evening celebration at the Center for the Arts will honor Charles Steele Jr. with a keynote address, in addition to featuring music, song, dance and drama. This is an uplifting event that is sure to please all ages! Tickets for the evening Community Celebration are $5 for adults and $1 for children 17 and under. Tickets may be purchased at Coral Springs City Hal, 9551 West Sample Road or at the Center for the Arts Box Office, Mondays through Fridays from 10 AM to 6 PM or from noon to 3 PM on Saturdays. To contact the Box Office, call 954-344-5990 or City Hall, 954-344-1063.
VIP Reception (9 PM): A reception will follow the Community Celebration. This is an excellent opportunity to meet and talk with Steele in person. Reception tickets are $20 and are available for purchase at City Hall in the Mall at the Coral Square Mall and City Hall, located at 9551 West Sample Road.