Celebrating the Life & Work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Posted: Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Standing on the Side of Justice:
Celebrating the Life & Work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, January 19th
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Ridgewood United Methodist Church
100 Dayton Street, Ridgewood NJ

Hosted by The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee of Ridgewood & Glen Rock, all are welcome to attend this 33rd year of celebration.
• 10:00 am - Interfaith Service featuring Rev. Dr. James A Forbes, Senior Minister Emeritus of Riverside Church, and President and Founder of the Healing of the Nations Foundation
• 11:30 am - Justice Rally in Van Neste Park
• 12:00 pm - Fellowship Lunch
• 1:00 pm - Special Performance by Mack Brandon & The Connection

The 86th Birthday Celebration in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, January 19th
6:30 pm
SMA Fathers (Society of African Missions)
23 Bliss Avenue, Tenafly NJ

As part of our Racial Justice Initiative, YWCA Bergen County is honored to co-sponsor the Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Observance Committee of Bergen County's annual community celebration, dedicated to the legacy of Dr. King and today's continuing struggle for racial justice.

This event will be moderated by Anthony Johnson of WABC-TV Channel 7 and feature guest speaker Rev. Dr. Mariah Ann Britton, Interim Pastor of the Devoe Street Baptist Church in Brooklyn, former Youth Minister at The Riverside Church and Founder/CEO of The Moriah Institute.

For more information, please contact Samantha at 201-345-1895.