“I feel very comfortable in my community. Everyone accepts each other for who they are, not their color. …
“Our generations don’t see color. They see people for who they are.”
IF YOU GO
The Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration takes place at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Blessed John XXII College Community Newman Center, 90 Broad St., Plattsburgh.
The public is welcome. Another event celebrating Martin Luther King takes place next week, on Sunday, Jan. 27, in Saranac Lake.
Celebrating Dr. King's Legacy of Nonviolence, with his own words, music and eye-witness testimony, is set for 3 p.m. at the 1st Presbyterian Church, 57 Church St.