Westerville News & Public Opinion

Community to mark Martin Luther King Day

Westerville will remember Martin Luther King Jr. with a lineup of events on Jan. 21.

The eight annual Westerville Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration will be at 8 a.m. at Villa Milano, 1630 Schrock Road. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m.

The breakfast will feature song, remembrance and celebration in honor of King, and the keynote speaker will be United Way of Central Ohio President and CEO Janet E. Jackson.

For information, visit Facebook.com/WestervilleMLK.

The City of Westerville, in conjunction with the Otterbein University Center of Community Engagement will host Crossing the Cultural Divide from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Westerville Community Center, 350 N. Cleveland Ave.

The event will feature food, crafts and entertainment showcasing different cultures, in honor of Westerville's cultural diversity.

The event also will feature the annual Day of Service by offering hands-on service projects.