Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors
Chesterfield County Community Affairs
Jan. 13, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA -- Chesterfield County and Virginia State University (VSU) are celebrating the legacy of the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
A panel discussion – “Fly, Run, Walk, Crawl: Moving Forward Toward Social Justice” – highlighting the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is scheduled from noon to 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18.
Several Chesterfield County representatives will be participating in the event, including Board of Supervisor Chair James Holland (Dale District), Supervisor Kevin Carroll (Matoaca District) and County Administrator Dr. Joe Casey. Additionally, VSU President Dr. Makola M. Abdullah, and other university faculty and alumni, will be seated on the panel being moderated by Mike Street, a radio host with Richmond-based WBTJ-FM’s 106.5 “The Beat" and “Big 98.5.”
Interested viewers can livestream the event via VSU’s main website, the university’s Facebook page and on 91.3 WVST-FM.
To sign up for a community project commemorating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the week of his holiday, click here.