MLK Conference at WCC on Saturday Jan. 13

MLK Conference at WCC on Saturday Jan. 13

The Twentieth Annual MLK Human Rights Saturday Conference takes place on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at the Syre Student Center at Whatcom Community College, 237 W. Kellogg Road in Bellingham from 9am to 4pm 

The theme of the conference is “50 years of Freedom or 50 years of Fear? Chaos or Community? Where do we go from here?”

Admission is free and registration begins at 9:00 am

Keynote presentation will be A Collective Contribution. a local, dynamic, diversified group of non-white and mixed race identified womxn.

There will be skill-building​ ​workshops​​ ​​for​ ​school​ ​aged​ ​children​ ​(accompanied​ ​by​ ​an​ ​adult),​ ​youth, ​and​ adults, facilitated​ ​by​ ​community​​  educators​ ​and​ ​activists.  Food vendors will be on site with lunch options for purchase.

Workshops, resources and clockhours are available for teachers and mental health therapists.

If signing is needed or for more information on children’s programs, email

For more information:
Director of Communications Tammy Bengen, 360.383.9207,
Whatcom Human Rights Task Force,