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Nominations Sought for Southfield MLK Community Service Award

December 13th 2017

Nominations Sought for Southfield MLK Community Service Award (MLK Taskforce, Dec. 13, 2017) SOUTHFIELD, MI – The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Task Force of Southfield is currently seeking nominations for the 2018 MLK Community Service Award. The award honors one individual each year who best exemplifies the qualities of the late Dr. Martin Luther […]

“United We Walk” Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. in West Bloomfield Jan. 15

January 6th 2017

“United We Walk” Celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. in West Bloomfield Jan. 15 (EVENT page) West Bloomfield, MI – “United We Walk” celebrates the life and contributions of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The walk and refreshments, program, and candlelight vigil will all be held on Sunday, January 15, at West Bloomfield High […]

Holly Library Hosting Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 16

January 5th 2017

Holly Library Hosting Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 16 (EVENT page) Holly, MI –Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Holly Village Township Library.  Monday, Jan. 16 from 1-2pm.  Come learn about Dr. King’s life and do a craft project celebrating his message. Holly Township Library is located at 1116 N. Saginaw St. Holly, MI […]

Pontiac Community Honors Martin Luther King Jr (video)

January 18th 2016

Pontiac Community Honors Martin Luther King Jr (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 18, 2016) Pontiac, MI – “I pray today that everybody who stands here today doesn’t just take this as another day off of work, but as a day to truly reflect and look back, and say ‘what can I do this year to […]

Huntington Woods Recreation Showing Selma Jan. 22

January 16th 2016

Huntington Woods Recreation Showing Selma Jan. 22 (EVENT page) Huntington Woods Recreation Showing Selma Jan. 22 at noon Huntington Woods Parks & Recreation 26185 Scotia Road Huntington Woods MI 48070 248 541-3030 x700 For more information: facebook.com/ferndalekids/ For more event listings go to http://oaklandcounty115.com/events/ Want to be on our email list? Go to http://eepurl.com/bv-2vr.

Rochester Schools Hosting MLK Tribune Program Jan. 14

January 5th 2016

Rochester Schools Hosting MLK Tribune Program Jan. 14 (EVENT page) Rochester, MI – The Rochester Community School District invites local community members to share in a celebration honoring the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a Baptist minister and peaceful Civil Rights leader who championed for the freedoms of all citizens. A Beacon on […]

…Pontiac Honors Martin Luther King Jr. (video)

January 24th 2015

Healing, Justice and Rising Like a Phoenix: Pontiac Honors Martin Luther King Jr. (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 24, 2015) “We started at the Phoenix Center, because like the Phoenix has to rise, we need to rise to the occasion, with the activities and the changes that need to occur,” said Pastor Douglas Jones to […]

Oak Park Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 23rd 2015

Oak Park Celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Cheryl Weiss,  Photography: Marian McClellan Jan. 23, 2015) “What you celebrate, you attract, “declared Nic South, principal of the Oak Park Preparatory Academy, at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration on January 19, 2015. Students, parents, staff members, administrators, elected officials, and community members gathered to […]

Honor Martin Luther King Jr. at Area Events Jan. 19

January 10th 2015

Honor Martin Luther King Jr. at Area Events Jan. 19 (Compiled, Jan. 16, 2015) Troy – Martin Luther King Jr Day Troy Athens High School (4333 John R. Rd) at 8:30 am.  For more info see: www.troymi.gov//CelebrationofFreedom Southfield  MLK Peace Walk Celebration Hope United Methodist Church (26275 Northwestern Highway) The peace walk will depart from […]