MLK Celebration goes virtual

Although some local Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations have been postponed due to COVID, there are still many ways to pay tribute in a virtual way.

A 2022 Virtual MLK commemorative Symposium will take place Sunday, January 16, beginning at 6 p.m., according to the MLK Celebration Committee. To join the meeting, log on to

Meeting ID: 929 062 8242

Passcode: DST1913

“We are hoping the Minden community will join us for this,” Michael Walker, one of the event coordinators said. “We had so many join us the first time, which was last year.”

This year marks the 35th Annual MLK Celebration. The theme is “The Dream 2022: Stop the Violence – Save Our Youth and Save Our Community.”

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