Clark College celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan. 18, 19

Service will be the focus of activities at Clark College on Wednesday, Jan. 18, and Thursday, Jan. 19. On Jan. 18, Clark welcomes social activist Kathleen D. Saadat, interim diversity development/affirmative action manager for the Human Resources Bureau of Portland. Saadat will speak at 11 a.m. in Clark’s Gaiser Student Center. The event is free and open to the public. Clark College is located at 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver. Driving directions and parking maps are available at

On Jan. 19, community members are invited to join Clark volunteers serving at the Clark County Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 5000 E. Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver. Volunteers will meet outside the Penguin Student Lounge in the Penguin Union Building at 1:30 p.m. Vans will transport volunteers to and from Habitat ReStore, where they will sort and organize merchandise, create new displays, price and stock donations, and do other tasks. Volunteers will return to Clark by van at 5 p.m. To learn more, call 360-992-2447 or e-mail