Annual MLK celebration in Natick goes virtual

The holiday getaway honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has taken on a new importance, specified the the latest events in our nation’s capital.

Natick will mark Jan. 18 with its 16th once-a-year celebration to honor King’s daily life and legacy. There will be a dwell pre-recorded software from 10-11 a.m., streamed on the net and by means of Natick Pegasus. The software will attribute scholar performances and reflections MLK Day Imaginative Contest winners from the middle and significant educational institutions interfaith clergy representatives and distinctive company.

The keynote speaker will be the Rev. Dr. Gregory Groover, pastor of the Historic Charles Avenue AME Church in Roxbury.

From 11 a.m.-midday, there will be unique MLK routines for all ages offered by neighborhood companions by way of Zoom links.

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This program is co-sponsored by the Bigger Natick Interfaith Clergy Affiliation, Natick Is United, the Natick Board of Well being, Natick 180, City of Natick, Natick Public Educational facilities, METCO and SPARK Kindness.


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