39th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Keynote and Awards Celebration (Oregon State University) – VIRTUAL

i About this Event The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration commemorates the legacy of Dr. King and allows the Oregon State community to reflect on his work in today’s context through engaging workshops, presentations and service opportunities. In its 39th year, the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration is […]

The Violent Realities Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Faced (Alexandria Library) – VIRTUAL

The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is one of non violent protest. This sometimes distorts the violent realities he faced from white supremacy. Dr. Lopez Matthews, Librarian at Howard University Libraries and Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Coppin State University Adjunct Professor in United States and African American History will […]

The Beloved Community: MLK Jr. and Activism in Washington, DC (Smithsonian Anacostia Museum)

Presentation and Discussion on MLK’s Activism in DC About this Event The nation’s capital has always been associated with civic activism, particularly during the tumultuous years of the civil rights movement. No single person stood out as much as a beacon of civil engagement and activism during that time than […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service 2020: Various Sites (Montgomery County Volunteer Services)

SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER!  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” Planning is still underway for the 2020 MLK Day of Service in Montgomery County. Keep an eye on this page, we’ll be adding more information soon. […]