COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE PROGRAM

"A Celebration of MLK in Dance, Word & Song"

SUNDAY, JANUARY 19 | 2:30pm

TUPELO CIVIC AUDITORIUM

4:00pm CITY OF TUPELO RECEPTION | TMS CAFETERIA

Drill Team Performances with MLK Choir

Welcome........................................................... Chair Janette Kirk

Reading............................................................. Aauyush Patel/Carver Elementary | Madeline Ivory/Lawhon Elementary

"Love Your Enemy"........................................... Doniphan Dance Project

Reading............................................................. Chloe Cook/Thomas Street Elementary | Ashton Cook/ Pierce Street Elementary

"The Meeting".................................................. Hattilou Theatre, Memphis

Reading............................................................. Harrison Sykes/Parkway Elementary | Maesyn Daniel/Lawndale Elementary

Praise Music...................................................... MLK Choir, Director Betty Beene

Reading............................................................. Riley Black/Joyner Elementary | Kreha Watanabe/Rankin Elementary

Step Dance Tribute............................................ Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity/University of Mississippi

Drum Major Award Presentation....................... Chair Janette Kirk | Bishop Clarence Parks

Benediction "Let Us Break Bread Together"..... Erika Wheeler | Isaiah Traylor | Naomi Short - pianist

Stage Managers

Suszye Sheffield, Craig Helmuth

Tech Support
Brad Hilliard

All are welcome and encouraged to attend the City of Tupelo reception in the Tupelo Middle School cafeteria for food and fellowship after the program. "Shine A Light" organization will be featured at the reception. These groups actively reflect Dr. King's philosophy of social justice, anti-poverty initiatives, and nonviolence. 

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