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Published January 17, 2011, 02:18 PM

Music and dance event honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - The diversity of our community is celebrated thru music and dance at an event honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Hundred's of people packed the Fargo theatre for the event co-hosted by WDAY AM 970's own Christopher Gabriel. The Buffalo River Drum Group, singers and dancers performed along with Los Texicans.

The Fargo human relations commission gave out its human relations awards to Taylor Gess, a Fargo South senior, Dwight Schroeder of the Village, and the FM Community bike workshop.

ADAM WIESEFM Community Bike Workshop: “It is very important for all people to be able to be mobile to go to work to participate in the life of our community.”

The Dr. King celebration also acted as a fundraiser for the YWCA and Nokomis Childcare Centers. Walmart is matching donations up to 2-thousand dollars.