Events in Cape Girardeau Honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2016

Sponsored by the 2016 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. City Wide Celebration Committee, here are events scheduled in Cape Girardeau, honoring the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And the Civil Rights Era:

    • 14th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Extravaganza on Thursday, January 14, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m. at Franklin Elementary School 215 N. Louisiana St. Cape Girardeau, MO
    • 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration on Sunday, January 17, 2016 @ 6:00 p.m. at St. James AME Church at 516 North Street, Cape Girardeau, MO
    • 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Breakfast on Monday, January 18, 2016 @ 8:00 a.m. at the Salvation Army 701 Good Hope, Cape Girardeau, MO
    • 11:30 a.m. Prayer Service for Our Nation at the Salvation Army on Monday, January 18, 2016
    • 15th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Luncheon Benefit on Monday, January 18, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m. at the Salvation Army 701 Good Hope, Cape Girardeau, MO
    • 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Youth Gala on Monday, January 18, 2016 @ 4:00p.m. at the West Park Mall Center Court by J.C. Penney in Cape Girardeau, MO

Please be advised that you must RSVP for the Breakfast and Luncheon by Sunday, January 17, 2016. Please call 573-275-6814 or 573-837-8029 to RSVP.
In lieu of an admission fee to the events, attendees are asked to donate either non-perishable food items, canned goods, toiletries, or school supplies. These items will be distributed to agencies that assist various individuals.