The town of Hamden held its annual Dr. Martin Luther King celebration on Friday with music and inspirational words.
Dr. King’s 86th birthday was Jan. 15. He was assassinated on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN.
The event Friday in the Thornton Wilder Auditorium featured songs from the children at Hamden Youth Services, as well as thoughts from keynote speaker Rev. Carolyn Young.