Reminder: Encourage ‘unity’ submissions to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.

The 22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration Committee invites submissions to its annual poster, essay and poetry competition. The celebration will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, in the Student Center of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, at which winners will be announced. The contest is open to all students enrolled in a Brown County institution of higher education, as well as all school-age children (K-12) living or attending school in Brown County, including the Oneida Nation. Entries must reflect the Celebration’s theme, which is “Unity in My Community.” The first place prize is an iPad mini. The event is free and open to the public and will be followed by a community lunch. Winning and receiving the award are contingent on event attendance. Entry forms and submission instructions, as well as event details, are available here. E-mail Jolanda Sallmann ( or call 920-465-2029 with any questions.