EVENTS: Celebrate The Life Of Martin Luther King Jr.

SAN FRANCISCO

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service
Monday, January 19, 2015
Museum of the African Diaspora
685 Mission Street (at Third), San Francisco
FREE

Come together to celebrate the life and achievements of one of our nation’s greatest heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Through film, art, and musical performances, our special guests will help us to reflect on the importance of free speech and diverse communities.

Martin Luther King Jr. March and Festival 
Monday, January 19, 2015
Yerba Buena Gardens, 4th and Howard streets, San Francisco
FREE

Visit Yerba Buena Gardens and the surrounding museums for a day of remembrance and activities.

SAN JOSE

Freedom Train
Monday, January 19, 2015
San Jose Diridon Station, 65 Cahill St., San Jose
$10 *Reservations recommended

Hop aboard to commemorate the historic 1965 march and learn the history of the Civil Rights Movement by hearing real-life stories and singing songs of the era. Upon disembarking in San Francisco, join planned events throughout the day.

EAST BAY

2015 MLK Film Festival
Monday, January 19, 2015 | 11 am to 6 pm
African American Museum & Library, 659 14th St, Oakland
FREE

The African American Museum & Library is honored to continue its traditional Martin Luther King, Jr. Film Festival by presenting a selection of critically acclaimed films that put into historical perspective the Civil Rights movement and its heroes.

MLK Jr. Day of Service & Celebration
Monday, January 19, 2014 | 9 am to 2 pm
Richmond Greenway, Ohio Ave & 8th St, Richmond
FREE

Come out with your family, friends, and neighbors and join us in making a difference in Richmond. Free refreshments will be provided for the volunteers.

 

 

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