Christ United Methodist Church

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Activites


Sunday, January 18, 2015

3:00 PM

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Program

Rochester Community Baptist Church, 1048 6th Avenue Southeast

Keynote Speaker - Ernie Troy Hughes, Ph.D., Vice President University Advancement, Winona State University

Monday, January 19, 2015

7:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We Have a Dream Breakfast

Rochester Area Chamber Of Commerce and the Rochester Branch of the NAACP

DoubleTree Hotel

Keynote Speaker - Kedrick D. Adkins, Jr., Chief Financial Officer, Mayo Clinic

Tickets $30 per person; pre-registration required

 

10:00 AM

Youth Pre-Rally Activities & Sign-Making

Rochester Branch of the NAACP

Government Center – Rooms 102 and 106

 

11:45 AM

Preparation Rally (prior to the March)

Rochester Branch of the NAACP

Rotunda, Government Center

 

12:00 NOON

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. March

Beginning at the Government Center (Destination: Rochester Civic Theater Lobby *NEW LOCATION)

March Route as directed.  A bus will be available for those with limited mobility.  

 

1:00 PM

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program

Rochester Branch of the NAACP

Rochester Civic Theater Lobby *NEW LOCATION  (The bus will return those with limited mobility to the Gov Center).

Keynote Speaker - Leslie McClellon, President, Rochester Community and Technical College