Martin Luther King Day

Call 2 Worship – January 3

King Day Celebration 27th Anniversary takes place Jan. 5, at 11 a.m., at the King monument in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Shopping Center, 103rd and Compton Ave., in Los Angeles. The theme is “Going Forward With the Dream.” The free program includes music and refreshments. To learn more, call (323) 566-5286. Carson Community Deliverance Center Church holds a Women’s Prayer Service on Jan. 12, at 10 a.m., at 555 E. 220th St., in Carson.  The public is invited to attend for worship and prayer.  For information, call (310) 835-7905. Greater Emmanuel Temple hosts the Central California District Council’s Leadership

Hundreds Gather to Hear Reflections on Dr. King at South Coast AQMD’s Annual Day of Service Event

Over 425 guests filled the California Science Center’s Loker Conference Center on Saturday, January 16, 2016 for the South Coast Air Quality Management District’s (SCAQMD) Third Annual Martin Luther King Day of Service Forum. Each year this event, which embraces Dr. King’s vision of the “Beloved Community,” seeks to inform attendees about Southern California’s air pollution challenges and encourages them to work with the SCAQMD to achieve clean air for all. The audience enjoyed personal reflections on the Civil Rights Movement and Dr. King shared by the program keynote speaker former Mayor of San Francisco, Willie L. Brown, Jr. and