Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: A Community Celebration

After the Unity Breakfast and before the downtown MLK march, head to the Carnegie Center on January 15 at 10:30 AM to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with an inspirational keynote address by Historian and Professor of Sociology at Berea College, Jackie Burnside. Enjoy a hot meal, and a series of FREE interactive family activities and a service learning project led by community leaders and artists.

Musician/Breakout Session Leader: Regina Mickens Vocalist/Guitarist

Dance/Breakout Session Leader: Ryleigh Blythe National American Miss Kentucky 2023

Community Service Project: Director Tiffany Bellfield El-Amin/Community Farm Alliance

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is not required.

The DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY: A COMMUNITY CELEBRATION is sponsored by State Farm Agent Russ Tucker.

Questions? Please contact Youth Programs & Volunteer Director Jonathan Hall at jhall@carnegiecenterlex.org.


January 15, 2024
10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Carnegie Center
251 West Second St.

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