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Medford City Hall, Room 214
85 George P. Hassett Drive
Medford, MA 02155

contact: Diane McLeod, Director

781-393-2105 FAX
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[Calendar of Events]

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Calendar of Events
Monday, January 18 8:45 am

"Belmont's 22nd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Breakfast"

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Belmont MLK Jr Day Community Breakfast

Belmont High School Cafeteria, 221 Concord Ave., Belmont, MA

With the Honorable Linda Dorcena Forry, Massachusetts State Senator, Boston

Registration 8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Admission $5 per person, $10 per family, by ticket or at the door. Registration link:

Pastries, juice and coffee * Supervised activity for children under age 12 * Accessible to persons with disabilities *Student performances

Donations will be accepted for the Belmont Schools METCO Support Fund.

"Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that."
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, January 18 11am-1pm

"MLK Jr Day Celebration: power to impact positive change in our community."

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MLK Jr Day Celebration

East Somerville Community School (50 Cross Street)

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Somerville Public Schools Present The Somerville Annual MLK Jr Day Celebration

Fabulous Program:

  • MLK Day MC Marcus Santos
  • SHS World Percussion Ensemble
  • Center for Arabic Culture Children's Choir
  • El Sistema Youth Orchestra
  • SheBoom
  • MLK Day Interfaith Choir
  • Poet Laureate Nicole Terez Dutton
  • MLK Day Youth Essayists
  • and more!!!!

Refreshments provided

Sponsored by Naveo Credit Union, Winter Hill Bank, Somerville Public Schools, and the City of Somerville.

For more info, contact the Office of Commissions or

Monday, January 18

11:00 AM to 12:45 PM

12:45 to 1:45 PM

Martin Luther King Day 2016: Annual Commemoration and Remembrance

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MLK Day: St. Peter's Episcopal Church

St. Peter's Episcopal Church
838 Massachusetts Avenue Central Square, Cambridge

Join us as we celebrate and remember the life and work of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:

11:00 AM to 12:45 PM: Celebration of Dr. King's Life and Work for Peace, Justice, and Transformation.

12:45 to 1:45 PM: Informal lunch and community gathering in the undercroft (basement) at St. Peter's.

We will gather as a community to hear readings from Dr. King's words calling for peace, justice and transformation, along with music by Véronique Epiter and remarks by Juliette Kayyem, a longtime Cambridge resident and a lecturer at the Harvard Kennedy School. The granddaughter of Lebanese immigrants, Kayyem served as a public safety and security official in both the Obama and Deval Patrick administrations, and is a former Boston Globe columnist.

This event is free, open to all, and is wheelchair accessible. Immediately following will be the Many Helping Hands MLK Day of Service.

Monday, January 18 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM

4th Annual Martin Luther King Day event

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Medford MLK Day

St. Raphael Church, High Street, West Medford

The Mystic Valley Area Branch of the NAACP and the Medford Human Rights Commission invite you to join our community discussion:

Where the "World House" Is at Home in Medford: A Conversation with Youth and Adults.

Introducing the Medford Conversations Project

Please join us for lunch.

For more information, e-mail:,

Monday, January 18 4:00 PM

Martin Luther King Day 2016: Keeping the Promise

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MLK Day: Brookline Keeping the Promise

Coolidge Corner Theatre
838 Massachusetts Avenue Central Square, Cambridge

Join us as Brookline Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.:

Keynote Speaker: Northeastern University Law Professor Susan A. Maze-Rothstein

Coolidge Corner Theatre - Free Admission
Monday - January 18, 2016 - 4 pm

Tickets Are Free But Required. For more info on tickets and Brookline Service Projects on MLK Day go to:

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