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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 20, 2020
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a day ON, not a day OFF! This year will be the 25th anniversary of the day of service that celebrates the civil rights leader’s life. Spend your MLK Day ON by volunteering at your favorite organization. If you don’t have one, take this chance to visit www.volunteersotx.org and find one!
Don’t forget to stop by Cine El Rey to participate in the 10th Annual MLK Day Traditional Commemorative Walk honoring Martin Luther King Jr. There will also be free food and entertainment.
Location: 311 S 17th St, McAllen, TX
Date and Time: Monday, January 20 2020. Doors open: 4PM. Event begins: 5PM
“Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Other locations with activities include:
Palm View Community Center (01/20/20 6PM-7PM)
Family Storytime – We Have A Dream
Children will get to read books and learn about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and the history behind the day. There will also be music and games for children to enjoy. Children will also be able to create an MLK-related craft.
Lark Community Center (01/20/20 11AM – 12PM)
Once Upon a Time at Lark Storytime: “I Have A Dream…”
Children and their caregivers are invited to read a story, participate in a song and complete an MLK-related craft while focusing on MLK’s message of friendship
Cine El Rey
10th annual MLK Day at Cine El Rey
A free community engagement celebration. The event beings at 5PM with doors opening at 4PM. Go participate in the Traditional Commemorative Walk honoring Martin Luther King Jr., and enjoy the free food and entertainment. Also, find out how you can engage in your community through volunteering. Address of location: Cine El Rey, 311 S 17th St, McAllen, TX.