Bellingham will celebrate the life and mission of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Monday Jan 16 at noon at the Bellingham Municipal Court, 2014 C Street with this year’s event “Martin Luther King Jr. 2012: ‘A Dream of Financial Justice.” The event will feature speakers and a performance by the Kulshan Chorus.
To honor the diversity here in Bellingham the celebration of Dr. King will feature music, inspirational speakers and a coming together of the community to focus on human rights. The event will be broadcast live on BTV10.
The former director of the Whatcom Peace and Justice Center, Bellingham, will be this year’s Master of Ceremonies.
Participants are encouraged to bring a can of food to donate to the Bellingham Food Bank.