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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Contest - Winners Announced
Human Rights Commission

520 3rd Street
PO Box 270
Brookings, SD  57006

Ph: (605) 692-6281
Fx: (605) 692-6907

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

In celebration of Dr. King's birthday, the Brookings Human Rights Commission sponsored its Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Contest for all Brookings students.  Dr. King was a supporter of human rights and freedoms for all citizens. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day will be celebrated on Monday, January 18, 2016. This contest was designed for students to reflect on Dr. King's ideas and the effect on our community through their contest entry.

Mayor Tim Reed will present the winners with their awards at the City Council Meeting on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at 6:00 p.m. 

Middle School & High School Essay Contest Theme:  "Darkness Cannot Drive Out Darkness: Only Light Can Do That.  Hate Cannot Drive Out Hate: Only Love Can Do That."

Elementary & Intermediate School Poster Contest Theme
:  "Only Love Can Drive Out Hatred."

2016 Press Release - Winners Announced

2016 Poster Entries
2nd Grade - Hillcrest - Mrs. Ballis
2nd Grade - Hillcrest - Mrs. Gehring
2nd Grade - Dakota Prairie - Mrs. Caylor

3rd Grade - Dakota Prairie - Mrs. Hansen & Mrs. Hove

4th Grade - Camelot - Mrs. Nelson
4th Grade - Camelot - Mrs. Palmer
4th Grade - Camelot - Mr. Stolt
4th Grade - Camelot - Mrs. Stoltenberg

5th Grade - Camelot - Mr. Hauge
5th Grade - Camelot - Ms. Entwistle
5th Grade - Camelot - Mrs. Stein
5th Grade - Camelot - Mrs. Vincent

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