This Monday, Jan.16, there will an observance held at the Empire State Plaza Convention Center for the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

There will be musical performances, along with a talk from keynote speaker, Geoffery Canada. There will be many activities going on in the concourse as well: a Martin Luther King memorial exhibit, Empire State's Dr. King quilt display, along with a birthday celebration and a community march.

This is a public event; doors open at 8:30 a.m. and the program starts at 9 a.m. For more information, reach out here.

William Lovelace, Getty Images
William Lovelace, Getty Images


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