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SANBORNTON — In Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech he urged Americans to "let freedom ring." Therefore in memory of this statement bells will be ringing from church steeples all over New Hampshire on Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 3 p.m.

Locally, bells will be rung at Sanbornton Congregational Church-UCC, First Baptist Church and Second Baptist Church. All three churches are joining in a program to which the general public is invited.

In addition to bell ringing, a film of Dr. King delivering his famous speech will begin at at 2:15 p.m. Following the showing of the film,there will be a time when viewers can talk about their memories of that day and what the speech meant to them. Younger viewers might share what the speech means to them in today's world.

For further information contact Cab Vinton at the Sanbornton Public Library at 286-8288, or Marilyn Ladieu at 934-5717.

 
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