Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 

There are a number of events scheduled throughout Maine to mark Martin Luther King Junior Day.In Farmington, a service will be held at noon at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church. The guest speaker will be Nancy Fritz, director of the Homeless Initiatives Department at Maine State Housing Authority. Sponsors say homelessness has become increasingly prevalent in the Farmington area.Elsewhere, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s 2011 Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Celebration will be held at UMaine’s Orono campus. Congressman Mike Michaud is scheduled to attend.