DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
MONDAY, JANUARY 21
MLK Service Learning Project
When: 10:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Where: Madame Cadillac Alumnae Hall
Volunteers will work with residents of Peggy’s Place to create quilts inspired by Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream ”Speech. Sponsored by Connecting to the Grove (CTG). Continental breakfast is included.
Contact: Mark D. Yancy, Jr.
Marygrove College’s Annual March & Reflection
When: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Where: Begins at the front of the Liberal Arts Building and concludes in Denk Chapman Hall.
The afternoon includes a march around campus; followed by refreshments and reflections with Rev. April Hearn, Associate Minister New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church and Frank Woods, International Representative UAW Region 1A Detroit Vote Center; concluding with
“The Race Experience.”
Contact: Leslie Love • (313) 927-1522 or
Mark D. Yancy, Jr. • (313) 927-1478
Campus Ministry Service Learning Project
When: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Where: St. Leo Catholic Church 4860 15th Street, Detroit 48208
We will prepare lunch and pass out clothing items to the poor at St. Leo’s Soup Kitchen. Then proceed to Central United Methodist Church and attend the MLK Day Rally and March. Transportation provided; departing campus at 8:30 a.m. [in front of the MC building] and we will return to campus by 3:30 p.m.
“The Race Experience”
When: January 21 – 28, 2013
Where: Madame Cadillac Denk Chapman Hall
The Race Experience kiosk offers a truly unique experiment in diversity. The kiosk provides a personal, one-of-a-kind race morphing experience. You can see yourself in a different skin and change your race to Black, White, Asian, Hispanic, Middle Eastern and Indian. This is a museum quality interactive exhibit that encourages discussions about race and our deep-rooted beliefs, misconceptions and biases. Presented by Connecting to the Grove (CTG).
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2013
Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.:Servant Leadership as a Way of Life
When: Noon – 1:15 p.m.
Where: Marygrove College Theatre
Join us as we celebrate through words, songs, music and dance; featuring keynote speaker Bishop Benjamin Gibert, Senior Pastor of Detroit World Outreach; “Unsung Hero” honoree Kim Johnson, Masters in Social Justice alumna; administration, students, faculty, staff and friends from the community.