Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy to be celebrated with weeklong commemoration

5 local options to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tybee Island residents braved the cold to remember Martin Luther King Junior a little more than a week before the official Martin Luther King day.

An elder at New Jerusalem Seventh Day Adventist Church, she also serves with the Illinois Municipal League, the Mississippi River Cities and Towns Initiative, Comptroller Susan Mendoza's Local Government Division, East-West Gateway, and the Southwestern Illinois Council of Mayors. Award for his dedicated work and support for the community.

Family Activities on Monday, January 15: In partnership with Art Sanctuary, the historic site invites children ages 7-12 & their families to create art in response to themes found in the letter, & read stories about Dr. King's life and legacy.

Joyful Celebration: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

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All Killeen municipal offices will be closed January 15, as well as the Transfer Station and Recycle Center. All branches will resume regular business hours Tuesday, Jan. 16. A lecture on the civil rights movement and the impact of Dr. King given by Dr. Dwight Watson, with Texas State University, will be at 3:30 p.m.

Once the march concludes, the breakfast will begin at approximately 9:30 a.m.

The event is free and open to the public and will also be broadcast to the LHU Clearfield Campus.

Daisy Bates mentored the nine African-American students who desegregated Central High School in 1957.

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