The following is a list of activities and programs for January 14-16, 2017, from the Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Lafayette:
Monday, January 16, 2017
Flag Raising/Opening Activities 8:30 a.m.
Community Luncheon Program 11:45 a.m.
Recognition of Holiday Event Sponsors
Evening Commemorative Program 6:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker: Dr. Logan C. Hampton
President, Lane College
Beginning Sat, 1/14/2017 at 7:30 am. New Beginnings Primitive Baptist Church youth & men fellowship will clean up along MLK Drive beginning at Kaplan City Hall.
On Mon, 1/16/2016 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. the church will serve a fee meal of red beans, rice, and fried chicken.
Following the meal there will be a march honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. starting at the Kaplan Police Department and will continue down Cushing Avenue, to MLK Drive and ending at New Beginnings Primitive Baptist Church.
A program in honor of Dr. King will immediately follow the march.
New Beginnings Primitive Baptis Church, 622 E Veteran Memorial Drive Kaplan, LA 70548.
For more information call
Marcy Hopkins 337-400-8783
Mary Celestine 337-522-9957
A MLK celebration will be held at 1:00 p.m. on 1200 Field Street.