Montgomery County will celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a Day of Service and a Tribute and Musical Celebration on Monday, January 17.
The Day of Service activities include the annual program held at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Rd., North Bethesda from 1 to 3:30 p.m., a countywide food drive to benefit the Manna Food Center and additional service project sites around the County. The activities have been organized and coordinated by the County’s Volunteer Center. The volunteer projects are all approved for Student Service Learning credits. Online pre-registration is requested for all locations by going to www.montgomerycountymd.gov/mlk.
The Tribute and Musical Celebration will be held at the Music Center at Strathmore beginning at 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Persons without tickets who arrive at 3:45 p.m. will be admitted until all seats are filled. For more information call 240-777-2570.
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POSTED AT: Tuesday, January 04, 2011 | 4:00:00 AM