The Kansas African American Museum will hold its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Saturday, January 13, 2018. You can purchase your $3 MLK button at TKAAM, select churches, and at area Quik Trip locations.
Events begin with a pancake breakfast at the Christian Faith Center (CFC), 1130 S. Broadway, at 7 a.m., followed by a parade.
The MLK Day parade starts at 10 a.m. in front of the CFC and will go north on Broadway, west on Douglas, ending at the Chester I Lewis Reflection Square.
Saturday’s events also include a community service activity at The Kansas African American Museum, 601 N. Water, from 11 a.m. to noon. Bring donations of non-perishable food items to benefit Church on the Street, an organization that focuses on the mental, physical, and spiritual needs of homeless persons.
The MLK program at St. Mark United Methodist Church will include a performance by the Wiley College Choir. A $3 button is required for admission and can be purchased The Kansas African American Museum or at area Quik Trip locations. St. Mark UMC is located at 1525 N. Lorraine, Wichita, KS 67214.
For more information, contact The Kansas African American Museum by calling (316) 262-7651.