Local Martin Luther King, Jr. Day events

Local Martin Luther King, Jr. Day events

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Local Martin Luther King, Jr. Day events

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on January 18, 2013 at 5:20 PM

Updated yesterday at 5:11 AM

A number of events are planned in and around town in recognition of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday.


SATURDAY


Black Heritage Society’s MLK Children’s March 
10 a.m. in Downtown-Houston (Starting at Minute Maid Park)
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7th Annual MLK Youth Parade
12 p.m.  on Houston Community College Central Campus
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. : His Life and His Legacy
The African American Library at the Gregory School
Saturday 2 to 3p.m.
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Black Heritage Society’s Community Health Fair & Youth Concert
10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  at MacGregor Park (OST/MLK Blvd)
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4th Annual MLK Family Friendly Comedy Celebration
4 p.m. to  6 p.m.  at Houston Improv
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Ecotone Gardens - Project Row Houses Peace through Pie Social
2 p.m. – 5 p.m. Chef Tarsha Gary and Ecotone Gardens host 2nd Annual competition to celebrate Black History Month and Martin Luther King, Jr.
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MLK “Steppin To the Dream” 3rd Annual Step Show
6 p.m. - 10 p.m. at  M.O. Campbell Educational Center
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SUNDAY

Black Heritage Society’s MLK “Feed the Hungry” Food Drive
Sunday, January 20, 2013  10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
St. Johns United Methodist Church Cathedral Hall, 2019 Crawford St.
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Black Heritage Society’s MacGregor Park MLK Statue & Park Plaza Dedication
4 p.m. Sunday, January 20, 2013  MacGregor Park (OST & MLK Blvd)
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MONDAY

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Breakfast
8 a.m. Hilton Americas-Houston  
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19Th Annual MLK Grande Parade & PreEvent Activities
10 a.m. Houston Community College Central Campus
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Black Heritage Society’s 35th Annual “Original” MLK Birthday Parade
10 a.m. Monday, January 21, 2013 Downtown Houston at Minute Maid Park
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Black Heritage Society’s MLK, Jr. Community Festival
10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2013 
Downtown-Houston @ Discovery Green (Across from GRB Convention Center)
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12Th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands
4 pm  Monday January 21, 2013
Joe Kelly Butler Stadium
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day peace rally
10 a.m. Monday, January 21, 2013
Children’s Museum of Houston
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MLK Day of Service-Project Row House
9 a.m. to  12 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2013
Meet us at the Project Row House office at 2521 Holman Street.
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MLK Day Youth Rally 1 PM
Shrine Cultural & Event Center
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