Celebrate the legacy of Dr. King in Oakland, San Francisco

Martin Luther Jr. at the March on Washington

Martin Luther Jr. at the March on Washington

January 17, 2011

The Birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is a day for public celebration and joining with others to reflect on where we have been and where we need to be going – TOGETHER!!!

Join with others – don’t go shopping, don’t sit at home. Bring out your kids, your parents, aunts, uncles and cousins.

The MLK celebration begins with a short March from starting at 4th St. and Townsend in San Francisco at 11 a.m. on January 17th  and ending at the Yerba Buena Center.

For more details of the scheduled events free live performance- Music, Dance, Speech, free museum access, free transportation info, and  discounts check out:

Oakland Event

For those in the East Bay, The 19th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Multicultural Rally will be hosted at ILWU Local 6

This year’s theme is “Initiate Change Through Non-violence & Education, to Keep the Dream Alive”

  • Speakers to include  Jean Quan, Mayor of Oakland
  • Anthony W. Batts, Oakland Police Chief
  • Robert A. Wilkins, Pres. and CEO of the YMCA of the East Bay
  • Youth Speakers
Monday, January 17, 2011
ILWU Warehouse Union Local 6
99 Hegenberger Road, Oakland
10 a.m. [Doors open at 9:00 a.m.- ]
Free Parking

for info call Otis Sanders 510-798-5535  or  Joan Suzio 510-684-1007

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