Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Events in Knoxville


2014 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Events

Wednesday, January 15, noon
Interfaith Prayer Service, Peace and Goodwill Missionary Baptist Church

Thursday, January 16, 8:30 AM
Leadership Educational Symposium, Marriott Hotel

Thursday, January 16, noon
Leadership Awards Luncheon, Marriott Hotel

Friday, January 17, 5:00
Gallery of Arts Tribute Reception, Beck Cultural Exchange Center

Friday, January 17, 7:00
Community Forum, Beck Cultural Exchange Center

Saturday, January 18, 8:30 AM
Teacher In-Service Training, Beck Cultural Exchange Center

Saturday, January 18, 8:30 AM
Youth Symposium, Austin East High School

Saturday, January 18, 11:30 AM
YWCA Race Against Racism, YWCA Phyllis Wheatley Center

Sunday, January 19, 6:00 PM
A Night with the Arts and the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra
Bijou Theatre

Monday, January 20, 10:00 AM
Memorial March Parade, Martin Luther King, Jr Avenue

Monday, January 20, 11:45
Memorial Tribute Service, Greater Warner Tabernacle AME Zion Church

With the exception of the ticketed luncheon on January 16, all events are open to the public without charge. Some events require pre-registration.


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