There are several other events planned to remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. including a peach march at Grambling State University on Monday. "People can honor Dr. King with a day of service".
Monday's "A March for Justice: 50 Years Later" and MLK Jr.
That link includes a video that shows a marked-up copy of the speech text along with the audio of King speaking in his distinctive cadence.
Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony and walk: 9:30 a.m. Monday at Attucks Theatre, 1010 Church St. Ceremony followed by a walk to the MLK Jr. The event celebrates the life of Martin Luther King by exploring his legacy, coming up with ways unity can be encouraged in schools and giving back to the community.
Franks said there are various activities in the area volunteers can participate in, such as minor construction, painting, gardening, cleaning and organizing donations. Contact Jetson Grimes with questions or to register at 941-780-4060. Park, 2601 Cocoanut Ave., will begin immediately following the breakfast.
It will feature performances by Quandee Hudson; Karen Wayne of Christ the King Family Worship Center in Weirton; and the Anointed Kids of Calvary from Mount Calvary Community Baptist Church.
The first 100 kids in attendance each day will receive a book about Dr. King.
A Southern Illinoisan who most personifies the spirit of Martin Luther King Jr.'s service to the community will be named at Sunday evening's 19th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. During the free event there will be discussions around numerous topics of injustices in Flagstaff.
3 p.m., Sunday, North Central College-Wentz Concert Hall, 171 E. Chicago Ave., Naperville. Many parks will host service projects on this day.