A group for those interested in helping out, planning for, and participating in the Martin Luther King Luminary Events. This will be our 6th annual event. You can use this group to help organize activities in your area.
Latest Activity: Jan 17, 2018
Celebrating Kings Day serves as an opportunity to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s commitment to social activism and the legacy that has inspired us to continue his movement.
Join us for our first event on January 16, 2016 at Arnett Library with guest speaker City Councilman Adam McFadden. Luminary kits will be available for purchase at this event.
On January 18, 6pm –9pm join us for candle lighting throughout the neighborhood and Hot Spots. Open your door in 2016 sign up for Hot Spot; this is a social gathering serving a hot beverage to your neighbors and sharing your thoughts on legacy of King. Hot Spots are already forming, check the www.luminaryevening.com for hotspot locations and more information or 19th ward Community Association website http://19wca.org/ .
We have a limited supply of Luminary kits available for pick up January 16, 17, and 18th. Call for times and locations 585 328-6571.
The Arnett Café will serve as the Martin Luther King Jr, Luminary Headquarters. Contact MLK Committee Chair Zola Brown if you have any questions 585-210-9370 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
It is recommended that activity organizers start a Discussion in the Forum below for their particular area. They can provide information on who is doing what in the Discussion topic which they can update as need-be. Participants can use the "Reply" to provide input. Discussion can of course be started for other purposes such a long term planning and posting reviews and pictures of events in various areas. Be sure to let Landy know your plans at www.luminaryevening.com .
Anyone setting up a chocolate stand of bonfires site should contact Landy Atkinson at email@example.com so he can add it to the map which can be found on http://lga3.com/MelroseStreet/LuminaryEvening/Luminary_Evening.html
Besides the http://www.luminaryevening.com website check the Comment Wall below and here are links to Discussions in the main Location19 Forum:
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HURRY AND BUY YOUR LUMINARY KITS!!! We made 225 luminary kits last Saturday, but many have already been sold. You can purchase them for $4.00/kit of 10 luminaries at Hunt's Hardware, Menezes Pizza,…Continue