Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrations

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Marylanders take part in the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. events celebrating the life of one of America's most influential civil rights, political, and social icons.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration 

Date:  Thursday, January 12, 2017
Time:  5–9 p.m. 
Celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy through the lens of debate. See how Dr. King’s oratory skills continue to inspire the current generation of youth leaders through presentations by the Baltimore Urban Debate League and Leaders of a Beautiful Struggle.  Take part in art-making activities and stop by the Pixilated Photo Booth to commemorate the evening.
Walters art Museum - Graham Auditorium
Baltimore
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MLK Days

January 14-16, 2017
11am - 4pm
Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King with a community art activity!  Each year, Annmarie invites guests to help create a community art installation  in honor of a dream. The projects vary from year to year, but they are always inspiring and appropriate for all ages and  backgrounds.  Reservation are not required - just drop in!
Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
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MLK Celebration

January 16, 2017
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with activities throughout the day.
Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture
Baltimore
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade

January 16, 2017
The annual celebration not only honors Dr. King, but pays homage to others continuing his legacy. The event steps off at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and Eutaw Street, proceeds south on Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and disbands at Baltimore Street. The annual parade honors the immeasurable contributions of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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36th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Breakfast

January 16, 2017
New York Times best-selling author, tv host, social entrepreneur, producer, decorated U.S. Army officer, Wes Moore, will deliver the keynote address at this year's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast.  $35
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MLK Celebration with The Maccabeats & Naturally 7

January 15, 2017
More than 450,000 hits on their joint YouTube video “Shed a Little Light,” internationally-acclaimed A cappella and vocal play groups, The Maccabeats and Naturally 7, offer their first live concert together.
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Recital and Evensong: In Honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

January 15, 2017
Welcome the Unique Sounds of Love Chorus, led by director Joshua Sommerville. The USOL Chorus will offer a prelude concert, followed by the Service of Evensong. 
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45th Annual Rockville MLK Day

January 16, 2017

Rockville’s 45th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration on Monday, Jan.16 will include performances and awards recognizing Rockville community members who are carrying on Dr. King’s legacy.

The free celebration, at 10 a.m. at Richard Montgomery High School, 250 Richard Montgomery Drive is open to all. A reception will follow. The program will include diverse, interactive and multicultural performances and a keynote speaker.
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