Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration

The 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Celebration, co-sponsored by the Greater Bangor Area Branch NAACP and the University of Maine Division of Student Life, will be held on Saturday, March 2nd in Wells Conference Center on campus.

The family-friendly event will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. King’s service while offering inspiration through diversity and social commitment.  

Doors will open at 8:00 am, and the program will run from 8:30 to 10:30 am. The celebration will feature food, music, a peace writing prize recognition, and a keynote address by Amy Sneirson, Executive Director of Maine Human Rights Commission.  

Tickets to this event are $20 ($15 for children ages 12 and under, and free for undergraduate UMaine students with a valid MaineCard). Table sponsorships for organizations and departments are available for $200 through February 20th. Each table has a capacity for ten seats.     

Registration is recommended. Please complete your registration at this link.

For more information or to request a disability accommodation, contact Robert Jackson at robert.jackson@maine.edu or at 207-581-9517

This event is made possible in part by a generous donation from University Credit Union.

2018 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration

Aliya Uteouva, winner of 2018 writing contest