Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Jan 5, 2018

St. Lucie County plans more than a weeks worth of events to celebrate the life of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr..

Here is a full list of events.

  

MLK Activities

 

Jan. 5 – 12, 2018  “Week of Kindness”

Treasure Coast Chapter of Charmettes, Inc.

Luvenia H. Morgan § (772) 577-0060

 

Friday, January 5 “OpeningReception”

Indian River State College, Koblegard Student Union 3209 Virginia Avenue, Fort Pierce Time:  6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Dr. Marilyn Pryor § (772) 370-8702

 

Saturday, January 6 “Free Prostate Cancer Screening”

Hands Clinic

3855 S. U.S. #1, Fort Pierce Time:  8:00 a.m.

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Roderick Johnson § (772) 359-5651

 

Saturday, January 6 “Youth Symposium”

Lincoln Park Academy Auditorium

1806 Avenue I, Fort Pierce Time:  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Bonita Williams § (772) 370-9003

 

Saturday, January 6 “MLK Spelling Bee”

Lincoln Park Academy Auditorium

 1806 Avenue I, Fort Pierce Time:  4:00 – 6:00 p.m. 

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Katherine Christopher § (772) 323-5355

 

Sunday, Jan. 7 “Ecumenical Service” Miracle Prayer Temple

3215 Avenue Q, Fort Pierce Time:  6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

MLK Commemorative Committee

Ruth Davis § (772) 224-4006

 Monday, January 8 “MLK NAACP Ceremony”

Friendship Missionary Baptist Church  1306 Avenue E, Fort Pierce Time:  7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  SLC Branch of NAACP

Betty Barnes § (772) 528-2774

 

Saturday, January 13 “Awards Breakfast”

Indian River State College

Treasure Coast Public Safety Training Complex 4600 Kirby Loop Road, Fort Pierce Time:  8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc.

Gloria Johnson-Scott § (772) 332-7193

 

Sunday, January 14 “5K Marathon”

Old Fort Park

975 S. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce Time:  6:30 – 10:00 a.m. 

SLW Lions Club/Fort Pierce Lions Club  & MLK Commemorative Committee

Margaret Benton § (772) 708-6034

 

Monday, January 15 “Grand Parade”

Avenue I and Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd.

Lineup at 9:00 a.m. § Parade at 10:00 a.m.

MLK Commemorative Committee

Cheryl McCrary § (772) 985-7012

 

Monday, January 15 “Festival in the Park”

Lawnwood Stadium

1302 Virginia Avenue, Fort Pierce Time:  12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

MLK Commemorative Committee

LaShonda Henderson § (772) 301-2389

Twonnett Brunson § (772) 579-6162

 

Monday, January 15 Health Fair @ Festival in the Park

Lawnwood Stadium Time:  12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

St. Lucie County Health Department

Arlease Hall § (772) 370-1391