Details released for 2018 MLK Unity Celebration

(TOLEDO) - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream continues to be celebrated in Toledo.

The annual MLK Unity Celebration takes place at the University of Toledo on Monday, Jan. 15 beginning at 9:00am.

There will be songs and speeches paying tribute to the legendary leader of the Civil Rights movement. Among those providing remarks will be University of Toledo President Dr. Sharon Gaber, Toledo Mayor Wade Kapszukiewicz, Rep. Marcy Kaptur and Dr. Romules Durant of Toledo Public Schools.

Scholarship Awards will be presented and choirs will perform.

The event will be followed by a free community lunch.

The event will be emceed by 13abc's Kristian Brown and Charlie Mack from The Juice 107.3FM.