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Friendship Community 40th Anniversary Celebration
October 26, 2012 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 pm| Free
Patrick Henry Hughes and his father, Patrick John, will share their life story of how they turned obstacles into opportunities. Patrick was born without eyes and with a tightening of his joints which prevents him from walking. He is an amazing young man who has overcome significant physical challenges to excel as a student performer, public speaker and musician. A virtuoso pianist, vocalist and trumpet player, Patrick has won or finished very high in numerous competitions, as well as winning awards acknowledging the circumstances he has overcome to achieve these heights. He has been featured on ESPN, ABC-TV, Oprah, CBS-TV, The Ellen Show, Extreme Make Over Home Edition, FOX-TV, CSTV, NBC-TV, The Today Show, Million Dollar Round Table, The Grand Ole Opry, People Magazine, Sports Illustrated, Star Magazine, and many, many others. http://www.patrickhenryhughes.com/