50 Years in King's Memory
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50 Years in King's Memory

04/04/2018, Noon to 1:00 PM

The Pacifist Memorial, 2 North Main Street, Sherborn, MA 01770 map

Lewis Randa
lewismranda@gmail.com

508-655-2143

The Peace Abbey Foundation( http://www.peaceabbey.org )

http://www.peaceabbey.org

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50 YEARS IN KING'S MEMORY

The Peace Abbey will commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King's assassination with the rededication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. memorial bronze plaque and the unveiling of the bronze plaques honoring Muhammad Ali and Maya Angelou.   The event will take place at the Pacifist Memorial in Sherborn, MA.  At the center of the Memorial is a nine-foot, bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi.  The event will include the recitation of the PEACE SEEDS: Prayers for Peace of the Major Religions of the World, music and poems honoring Dr. King written by elementary school children from Pine Hill School in Sherborn, MA.

The event is open to the public and free of charge.