Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration in Wichita

Martin Luther King Jr Day Parade and Celebration in Wichita from The Kansas African-American MuseumThe Kansas African American Museum will hold its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration this Saturday.

Events begin with a pancake breakfast at 8 a.m., followed by a parade. The parade starts at 10:00 a.m. in front of the Christian Faith Centre at 1130 S. Broadway and goes north on Broadway, west on Douglas, ending at the Chester I Lewis Reflection Square.

Saturday’s events also include a community project of making blankets for the homeless at 11 a.m. at the museum (601 N. Water), and the 35th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration at St. Mark UMC (1525 N. Lorraine) at 7 p.m.

The theme for this year’s celebration is “Unity for Change.”

For more information, contact The Kansas African American Museum by calling (316) 262-7651.

$3 buttons for the event are on sale at these locations:
Calvary Baptist Church
Christian Faith Centre
Dellrose United Methodist Church
Greater Pentecostal COGIC
Jackson Mortuary
P & P Seed and Bait
Salon Pryme
St. Mark UMC Church
St. Paul AME Church
Tangles Boutique
World Harvest Church

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