The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Lafayette has set the following activities and programs for January 14-16, 2017.
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Musical Extravaganza 1 p.m.
Martin Luther King Youth Pageant 4 p.m.
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Martin Luther King Holiday Parade 3 p.m.
Parade Marshal: Mrs. Mathilda Martin
The parade will start at the Martin Luther King Center, 309 Cora Street and process down MLKing Memorial Parkway (Willow Street) and conclude at the Clifton Chenier Center/Church of Philadelphia.
Individuals or groups desiring to participate in the parade are requested to contact Robert Benoit at 337-291-8704.
Monday, January 16, 2017
Flag Raising/Opening Activities 8:30 a.m.
Community Luncheon Program 11:45 a.m.
Recognition of Holiday Event Sponsors
Display Booths/ExhibitsDisplay Booths/Exhibits
Evening Commemorative Program 6 p.m.
Featured Speaker: Dr. Logan C. Hampton,Featured Speaker: Dr. Logan C. Hampton,
President, Lane College,