Cambridge Commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 21


1/14/2013

MLK photo.

11 a.m. Presidential Inauguration Viewing Cambridge City Hall, Sullivan Chamber, 795 Mass. Ave.
All are Welcome!

Cambridge’s Annual Martin Luther King Day Commemoration and Remembrance Monday, Jan. 21, 12-2 p.m.,
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 838 Massachusetts Ave., Central Sq.

Please join the Cambridge Peace Commission as we publicly remember and celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Central Square, Cambridge:
12-1:45 p.m. -- Celebration of Dr. King's Life and Work for Peace, Justice, and Transformation • inside St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 838 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
2-2:45 p.m.-- Informal Lunch and Gathering at the Church, undercroft (basement) at St. Peter's.
Click here for more information.

Third Annual Cambridge MLK Day of Service Monday, January 21, 2-5 p.m.

Join us in honoring the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr. at the 3rd Annual MLK Day of Service Monday, Jan. 21, from 2-5 p.m., beginning with a kickoff on the steps of City Hall (795 Mass. Ave. -- Weather Permitting, or otherwise inside City Hall).

Volunteer activities will follow at City Hall and the Citywide Senior Center (806 Mass. Ave). Participate with friends and neighbors on hands-on service projects that will touch the lives of thousands of people in need in Cambridge. Make fleece scarves and blankets for homeless children, teens and adults; make Valentines for shut-in elders and veterans, make activity kits for kids waiting in hospital emergency rooms, make bookmarks for children and adults in literacy programs, sort donated food, children’s books and winter clothing. All ages welcome!

Come for an hour or the entire afternoon. Don’t come empty handed! Please bring ring a can of food, a children’s book or a gently used item of winter clothing. Collection boxes are located at City Hall. More info at: http://www.manyhelpinghands365.org or email manyhelpinghandsmlkday@gmail.com. Please pre-register to help us plan.

Community Events on MLK Day:
The Mountaintop Presented by Underground Railway Theater.
MLK Day Performance: Monday, Jan. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Central Square Theater [map]
450 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge
Directed by Megan Sandberg-Zakian
Click on Link above for ticket info. and other dates.

 

 

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