Salina To Celebrate King Legacy
KSAL Staff - January 15, 2016 8:39 am
Salina will recognize the life, legacy, and leadership of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend. Multiple events are planned.
Events begin Friday evening with a Jazz concert and open mic event. The concert is 6pm-7pm on the first floor lobby of the Smoky Hill Museum at 211 W. Iron. At 7pm ONEMIC teams up with the Salina Arts program to speak on peace, justice, race and more. This will be at Ad Astra at 141 N. Santa Fe. It is open to ages 16 and up with admission of $5.
Saturday the celebration will continue with a potluck dinner starting at 6pm. Bring a dish to share. Following the potluck will be practice for the Community Choir at 7:30pm. Both events will take place at Christ Cathedral at 138 S 8th Street.
The main event is Sunday. A community-wide interfaith service and celebration will be held at Christ Cathedral beginning at 3:30.
A youth service on Monday at noon at St. Johns Missionary Baptist Church will conclude the recognition of Dr. King.