Thursday, January 12, 2012
MLK Day Events In Brockton
BROCKTON--Events in celebration of Martin Luther King Day will be held at several venues around Brockton this holiday weekend. These include:
*The Brockton Area NAACP will host the 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Saturday, Jan. 14 from 9 a.m. to Noon at the Shaw’s Center, 1 Lexington Ave., Brockton. For more information, call 508-587-0502.
*Temple Beth Emunah Brotherhood and Sisterhood, in conjunction with area churches will host its 17th annual luncheon honoring the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Sunday, Jan. 15 from 1:15 - 3 p.m. at Temple Beth Emunah, 479 Torrey St. Call 508-583-5810 for reservations.
*Massasoit Community College will host its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Monday, Jan. 16th from 2-4 p.m. in the Buckley Performing Arts Center on the Brockton Campus, 1 Massasoit Blvd. The event is free and open to the public.
City Hall will be closed Monday, Jan. 16 in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. City Hall will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17.