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[ARCHIVED] Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events

A statue of Martin Luther King Jr and the words MLK Jr Day January 16 2023

From the Marin City CSD and MLK Planning Committee 
24th Annual Marin City Dr. MLK Jr. Celebration - Jan 16. The Marin City CSD and MLK Planning Committee presents the 24th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration. This celebration will feature a table talk symposium at the Marin City Senior Center from 10am to 11:30am, and a program at the MLK Academy from 12pm to 2:30pm. The celebration will include performances, keynote speakers, food, community awards, and more. Please see the event flyer here for more details.

From Marin Magazine
Honor the civil rights achievements of Martin Luther King, Jr., reflect on the issues facing Black Americans, and celebrate BIPOC innovation at these upcoming events. How to Celebrate Martin Luther King Day in the Bay Area

From the Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership: MLK Day Of Service
Mark your calendar for Monday, January 16, 2023! As our nation continues to grapple with climate change, racial injustice and political polarization, this year’s theme is a clear assignment to each of us. Treat this MLK Jr. Day of Service as a "day on" and not a day off. Volunteer in your community and help create the Beloved Community. Click here to view the volunteer opportunities. 

From the Parks Conservancy
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service is on Monday, Jan. 16, 2023, and we'll be celebrating the Civil Rights leader’s life and legacy all weekend with volunteer projects starting on Friday, Jan. 13. Observed each year on the third Monday in January as “a day on, not a day off,” MLK Day is the only federal holiday designated as a national day of service to encourage all to volunteer to improve their communities. Join on your own, grab a friend, or bring some family to help grow and restore these spectacular parklands! Please click here to signe up and for more details.

From the SF Chronicle
Celebrate the birthday of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and honor his legacy of social justice and equity. The Georgia-born, 1964 Nobel Peace Prize-winning civil rights hero and minister is commemorated annually with a national holiday on the third Monday of January. The day of remembrance for King, who was tragically assassinated in Memphis on April 4, 1968, will be celebrated this year on Monday, Jan. 16. Here’s The Chronicle’s guide to the best commemorative events, National Day of Service volunteer opportunities and more ways to mark the occasion around the Bay Area.

From Ronnie's Awesome List
Click here for a list of many different activities around the Bay Area.

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