Manitowoc, January 16, 2022: MLK Celebration Activities

After a time of discernment and the input from our planning group as well as other health experts, we are scaling back our MLK Weekend events. We believe that Dr. and Mrs. King would support community health safety during these pandemic times. We strongly encourage participants to adhere to COVID-19 safety protocols for our events.

[Note: There will be ongoing events in the spring and summer of 2022 and we plan on having our next MLK weekend in January 2023.]

Facebook Event: https://fb.me/e/2tx8IzSCp

List of Events, Sunday, January 16, 2022:

10:00 am – The Rev Kerri Parker, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Council of Churches will speak during worship at First Presbyterian Church (502 N 8th Street, Manitowoc) Also Livestream at: https://www.facebook.com/FPCmanitowoc

5:00 pm – The community will gather in the Farmer’s Market Parking Lot to hear the official MLK proclamation read by Manitowoc Mayor Justin Nickels and remarks by others. We will then move to the 8th Street bridge with electric candles for a solemn vigil as we listen to the “I Have a Dream Speech”

For more information: 414-704-4571

Event by MLK Day Manitowoc

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