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What's open, what's closed on Martin Luther King Day

What's open, what's closed on Martin Luther King Day

As such, Americans are encouraged to give back to their communities in any way possible. The more people who are involved in these important decisions, the more we can ensure that education systems incorporate and honor each community's view of what students should know and be able to do as successful members of society.

This quote comes from Dr. King's "Our God is Marching On" speech, delivered March 25, 1965, in Montgomery, Ala. What he did for civil rights during his brief sojourn on this Earth was monumental.

Wet Walk: Starting at 9 a.m. on January 12-15, take a free, two-hour, strenuous, wade through the River of Grass into the shadows of a "gator hole" or a cypress dome. To participate, email nau.bsu@gmail.com.

Hosted by the University of Washington Tacoma, the annual breakfast will be from is 8-10:30 a.m. Monday at the UWT's University Y Student Center, 1710 Market St.

The community celebration will start at 11 a.m.at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center, 1500 Broadway. Community Block Party along Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. The March will continue on to the south steps of the State Capitol for a short program and marchers will continue on to the historic Huston-Tillotson University, where exciting activities are planned until 3 p.m. United Blood Services is the non-profit community blood center that fulfills 100 percent of the blood transfusion needs in 14 of 15 Arizona counties, including Coconino, Yavapai, Navajo, Apache, Mohave and Maricopa.

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With Boris Johnson , David Davis and Philip Hammond untouched, Theresa May has managed to effect a deft intra-party exercise. In a letter to the prime minister, Brokenshire said he had a small lesion on the lung which required surgery.

One of the most exciting parts of ESSA is the opportunity to envision success for all students, develop a plan for making that happen, and work together to implement the plan.

A memorial to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.in Marshall Park is a reminder of a man and his mission of helping others. Many parks will host service projects on this day.

The free Charlotte-Mecklenburg MLK National Holiday Celebration is one of the Southeast's largest promoting King's nonviolent pursuit of equal rights for all.

2018 Martin Luther King Jr. Visitors must show an Arizona ID for free entrance.

Reflections on Dr. King's life and the civil rights struggle will be presented by Kay Dowell Lomax, Deacon Russel Howell and Rev. Matt Farley. The essays are due by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 22 and are to be dropped off at the Mayor's Office at City Hall, 630 Avenue C.


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