The men of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Eta Beta Lambda Chapter hosted their 2nd Annual King Holiday event on Fri. Jan. 15 at Calvary Baptist Church.
The keynote speaker was Dr. Robert Weems, a professor of business history at Wichita State University, and immediate past president of Eta Beta Lambda.
Weems gave a presentation on King titled, “A Man of Principle.”
The celebration also included a video presentation documenting the path to the construction of King’s monument on the National Mall in Washington D.C., which was initiated by the fraternity and was dedicated in 2011.
The women of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority, celebrating their Founder’s Day, joined the brothers at the event. After the program the Alphas, AKAs and guests gathered in the church basement for both black and gold and pink and green cake.