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2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

MLK 2016

Join us for this free event! Come celebrate the life and teachings of Dr. King with an inspirational message from our keynote speaker, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson.

Click here for more information, or to read more about Keynote Speaker, Dr. Michael Eric Dyson.

Thursday, January 14, 2016, 7:00pm
Black Box Theater at Edmonds Community College
20310 68th Ave W, Lynnwood | Located inside Mukilteo Hall
*note 12:30pm lecture is for EdCC students, the 7:00pm lecture is open to the community.


For language or disability accommodations, please call 425-640-1320 at least 10 days prior to the event. 

For several years, the City of Lynnwood, Edmonds Community College, and Edmonds School District have worked collaboratively to host the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration to bring Lynnwood a positive celebration that encourages mutual understanding and respect for our growing and changing community. This year’s sponsors include Edmonds Community College, Central Washington University, Black Box 
Theater, Embassy Suites, and the City of Lynnwood.

Join us for an MLK Day of Service on Monday, January 18, 2016

Join the Global Peace Foundation USA, Service for Peace, Corporation for National & Community Services, and Lynnwood Parks & Recreation and get to know other young leaders in your community and start making a difference this coming Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Come together to celebrate our diversity, strength as a community, and leadership through service for others.

Volunteers will gather at 9am at Prestige Care, located at 21008 76th Ave W in Edmonds. Projects will include poster making for Meadowdale Elementary School, writing letters for the Lynnwood Food Bank, and a trail rehabilitation at the Lynnwood Golf Course. The project is expected to finish at 3pm.

If you would like to volunteer your time or need more information, contact Naomi Yakawich at 406-794-2847 or usyouth@globalpeace.org. MLK Day of Service Flyer