Dr. Martin Luther King Day Celebration@Eastern Monroe Public Library

Monday, January 21, 2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eastern Monroe Public Library

Join us Monday, Jan. 21st at the main Hughes Library as we celebrate the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The program begins at 1:00 pm and is free and open to everyone.

The program includes:

  • Presentations by Community Artists
    • Lift Every Voice: Dr. King and civil rights activists
    • Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech rendition
    • Songs of Freed
    • Piano Rendition
    • Praise Dance Group
    • Letters…. An Empowerment Speech
  • Youth Activity: Words: His Weapon of Choice
  • Let Freedom Ring Quilts – Fiber Artist, Liz Pemberton,  will guide participants in designing fabric squares that will be formed into a quilt.

Featured performances by Kwanzaa Mama,  Linda Crews, Jonathan Edmonson, FIC Praise Dancers, Javier Gooden & Tiffany Viorla-Calder. 

Admission is free. This celebration will take place in the Edinger Community Room of the Hughes Building, Eastern Monroe Public Library, located at 1002 North 9th Street, Stroudsburg.  For further information please call 570-421-0800 x311 or visit www.monroepl.org.


Eastern Monroe Public Library
1002 North 9th Street
Stroudsburg, PA 18360