Local NAACP and Community Partners Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr


On Sunday, the 31st annual Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday's "A March for Justice: 50 Years Later" and MLK Jr.

Using the hashtag #ThankYouMLK50, Twitter users are encouraged to express their sentiments in reference to MLK.

Northern Arizona University's Black Student Union will host its 31st annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s niece visited Collier County days before the local school district plans to hold class on the day honoring her uncle. For more information on the luncheon, contact Dawn Herring at 908-528-6478. Day with their annual MLK Weekend of Service, a weekend full of events at 12 sites throughout the Rock Creek watershed, from January 13-20.

While in high school, Reid worked with many well-known people such as Rev. Ralph D. Abernathy, Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rev. Hosea Williams, Rev. Dr. Joseph Lowery and many others in the interests of civil rights and social injustice.

8-9:30 a.m. - Opening breakfast, free and welcome for the NAU and Flagstaff community, followed by a brief discussion on "Which MLK are you?" which will focus on what it means to uphold the legacy and pursue the activism that Dr. King dedicated his life to. Community Celebration at Carbondale Civic Center.

The university's annual Winter Convocation will feature Vy Higginsen's Sing Harlem Choir.

The RCEF invites everyone from children to elders to join them in completing hands-on projects at Holmes Middle School at 211 N. Pierce St., Eden.

Organizers recommend wearing sneakers or boots as well as a coat in case of inclement weather. The essay must discuss the contributions of this individual who has served to inspire and motivate and describe how has this person impacted the city of Bayonne or Hudson County.

Reidsville Unity March - 1 p.m. Celebration will be held at 4 p.m.at Lee Street Baptist Church in Bristol, Virginia. Volunteers will participate in a variety of events created to bring together local communities to protect and enhance the public lands that surround Rock Creek.

Monday Services - 3 p.m., 7 p.m. His reported remarks took place in the context of a debate over the merits of those programs.

The Memorial Foundation, which was responsible for building the Martin Luther King, Jr. Elder Mary Jackson of Jerusalem United Holy Church will speak.