The Dexter Avenue King Memorial Legacy Foundation will be celebrating the 44th year of Martin Luther King Day in memory of the 90th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Monday, January 21, 2019 from 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon. There will be a special unveiling of the bust of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The speaker for this event will be Rev. Dr. James E. Shannon, Pastor of Peoples Community Church, Glen Ellyn, Illinois. The theme for this year’s celebration is “Standing Strong: A Community Celebration of Living the Dream.” Follow our event on Facebook for live updates. See tourism times below.
Update: The Parsonage will be open from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM then 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM. The Church will open it’s doors at 8:00 AM for event seating and souvenirs.