2018 MLK Seattle Celebration

When:
January 15, 2018 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
2018-01-15T08:30:00-08:00
2018-01-15T16:00:00-08:00
Where:
Garfield High School
400 23rd Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
MLK celebration committee & partners

TAKE A KNEE FOR JUSTICE
Celebrate AND further Dr. King’s goals: racial equality, economic justice, and peace.

SCHEDULE
8:30-11:30 CAREER & OPPORTUNITY FAIR
9:30-10:50 WORKSHOPS
11:00-12:00 RALLY IN THE GARFIELD GYM
12:00-12:30 MARCH LINE-UP IN GARFIELD PARKING LOT
12:30- 2:30 MARCH & DOWNTOWN RALLY
2:30- 4:00 LUNCH AT GARFIELD

*Please check the www.mlkseattle.org for schedule updates, including SUNDAY, 1/14, Kick-off celebration, 3-7pm, Cafe Ibex.

CAREER & OPPORTUNITY FAIR
Volunteers help job applicants with resumes/applications; employers, unions, and schools inform participants about opportunities and resources. List of employers/exhibitors at mlkseattle.org

WORKSHOPS
Educate yourself on aspects of racial equity, and other goals of Dr. King: ending war & poverty; honoring the dignity of all work; achieving livable wages, and more. Check mlkseattle.org for schedule.

RALLY
Join the pre-march rally in the Garfield Gym to become inspired and informed with speakers, performers, and more. mlkseattle.org for program.

MARCH & RALLY DOWNTOWN
The march line-up starts in the Garfield parking lot (across the street from Ezell’s Famous Chicken The march will head to Westlake Park, 4th & Pine for the Downtown Program.

LUNCH
Marchers are welcome to return to Garfield for a late lunch.

View the full schedule at www.mlkseattle.org/index.php
Funding provided by the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, Neighborhood Matching Fund from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, and other organizations.

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