There are a host of activites taking place throughout Palm Beach County in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as posted on the 2018 Itinerary Page for the MLK Coordinating Committee for PBC 

 

“Defend the dream: Walk with Courage, Dignity and Hope”

 

Listed below is information found at their site.

Please visit https://www.mlkcc-1444.org/

to take in the total scope of information and event registration!

 

 

January 5th - Friday - 6:30 pm             

MLK Kick Off Service                                    

MLK Landmark Memorial                              

2400 Flagler Drive - West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Reception Immediately Following      

In Time Church of God In Christ (Sponsor)   

1025 7th Street - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

January 6th - Saturday - 6:30 pm                     

Candlelight Service                                        

MLK Landmark Memorial                              

2400 Flagler Drive - West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Reception Immediately Following

Greater Antioch Missionary Baptist Church (Sponsor)

1915 Spruce Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33407

 

January 7th - Sunday -1:00 pm

Soccer Game - Gaines Park

1500 N. Australian Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

January 7th - Sunday - 4:00 pm

Unity Day/Interfaith Service               

Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church            

1220 Pioneer Road - Mangonia Park, FL 33407

                                                                     

January 10th - Wednesday - 6:30 pm

Performing Arts Auditions                             

Roosevelt Middle School                                

1900 N. Australian Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33407

 

January 11th - Thursday - 5:00 pm

Arts Awards & Reception                   

Classroom Teachers Association (CTA)

715 Spencer Drive - West Palm Beach, FL 33409

 

January 12th - Friday - 6:00 pm (reception)          

“Freedom Shabbat” 6:30 pm (Worship Service)

Temple Israel of West Palm Beach      

1901 North Flagler Drive - West Palm Beach, FL 33407

 

January 13th - Saturday - 9:00 am

Oratorical Contest                              

Roosevelt Middle School                                

1900 Australian Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

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January 13th - Saturday - 6:30 pm

Performing Arts Finalists Competition 

Roosevelt Middle School

1900 Australian Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

January 14th - Sunday - 3:00 pm

Gospel Fest

Orthodox Primitive Baptist Church

2900 Australian Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33407

           

January 15th - Monday - 8:00 am

Annual MLK Breakfast/Essay Contest Awards

Palm Beach County Convention Center

650 Okeechobee Blvd. - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

January 20th -- Saturday - 9:00 am

MLK - Urban League Basketball

Salvation Army Northwest Center                  

600 N. Rosemary Ave. - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

January 27th - Saturday

29th Annual Zora Neal Hurston Festival

Eatonville, FL

 

April 28th - Saturday - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Health and Safety Fair

Book Fair - Fashion Show - Author Show Case

Trinity United Methodist Church

1401 9th Street - West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

June - August

Pen and Pencil Peace Camp

Historic Jenkins House

815 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd.

West Palm Beach FL 33401

 

October 12th – Friday & October 13th, - Saturday

The African American Museum, Washington, DC

2 days and 1 night

 

Please visit https://www.mlkcc-1444.org/

(Instructional and Non=Instructional School District Employees may earn In-service points)