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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture

Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2 pm

Main Library - 60 South High Street, Akron

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Lenny Wilkens

Former Cleveland Cavaliers player and legendary NBA coach

A Hall of Fame Player and Coach, Lenny Wilkens currently ranks second in all-time wins as an NBA Coach and first in all-time games coached. 

Lenny Wilkens is the recipient of the National Civil Rights Sports Legacy Award, an honor that pays tribute to athletes who have laid the foundation for future leaders through their careers in the spirit of Dr. King. 

'Show people how to succeed and they will push their own expectations to new heights.'

– Lenny Wilkens

The lecture is co-sponsored by the Eta Tau Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. It is free and open to the public.