King Week

Francis A. Gregory Library

King Week

I Have a Dream Martin Luther King Jr.Jan. 12 - 19 is King Week. Libraries across the city are hosting programs to commemorate Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.

Beginning on Jan. 12, children, families, and teens can contribute to murals that will be displayed at Francis Gregory Library through the end of the week before being moved to Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library to be displayed through Black History Month. Teens can come to the Teen Space and decorate dream clouds for the "I Have a Dream" wall. Children and families can decorate peace symbols for the "Let's Promote Peace" mural on the second floor. 

Teens can get some inspiration for their dream clouds while listening to the words of Martin Luther King Jr. in the Teen Space, beginning at 5:30 p.m., on Tuesday, Jan. 14. On Jan. 18 beginning at 2 p.m., all ages are welcome to come upstairs to view a documentary on Martin Luther King Jr.

Libraries will be closed Monday, Jan. 20 in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.