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Tuesday, April 3 to Wednesday, April 4
Tuesday, April 3
Name Time Location
Voices of the Civil Rights Movement Noon - 5:00pm 87 Monroe Center St, NW Grand Rapids MI 49503
The Polish-American Society Commemorates MLK50 All-day Event The National Civil Rights Museum
MLK50 Symposium Day 2, Keynote: Taylor Branch 8:00am - 3:30pm National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, TN
Tech for Social Justice Hackathon 9:00am - 2:00pm TBD
The Final Footsteps of Dr Martin Luther King Jr - BUS TOUR 9:30am - 12:30pm 374 Vance Ave Memphis TN
MLK50: Gospel Reflections from the Mountaintop 1:00pm - 9:30pm Memphis Convention Center, 255 N. Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103
IRIS Orchestra MLK50 Program “It’s Up to Us” All-day Event Clayborn Temple
The FBI and Black America: A 50-Year Retrospective 5:00pm - 7:00pm St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 277 S. Fourth Street, Memphis
Bay Area Premiere of I am MLK Jr documentary 6:00pm - 9:30pm CEMEX Auditorium, Stanford University Stanford Ca
THE APRIL 4TH FOUNDATION, INC. ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET 6:30pm - 10:00pm Hilton Memphis | 939 Ridge Lake Boulevard | Memphis, TN 38120
LET FREEDOM SING: MLK50 Film Series 7:00pm - 9:00pm Clayborn Temple 294 Hernando St, Memphis, TN 38126
MLK50 Dinner & Dialogue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Art Village Gallery
Special Service With Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray 7:00pm - 8:00pm The Church of the River, 292 Virginia Ave. West, Memphis, TN 38103
Interfaith Discussion of King’s “Mountaintop” Speech 7:00pm - 8:30pm Coker College 300 E. College Ave. Hartsville, SC 29550
Wednesday, April 4
Name Time Location
Voices of the Civil Rights Movement Noon - 5:00pm 87 Monroe Center St, NW Grand Rapids MI 49503
The Polish-American Society Commemorates MLK50 All-day Event The National Civil Rights Museum
MLK50: Gospel Reflections from the Mountaintop 1:00pm - 9:30pm Memphis Convention Center, 255 N. Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103
The Largest Reenactment of the Iconic "I AM A MAN" Photograph 8:00am - 11:00am 333 Beale Street Memphis, TN 38103
The Life and Work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The 50th Anniversary of his Assassination 8:00am - 10:00am 655 W Lombard St, Baltimore, MD 21201
50th Anniversary Commemoration 10:00am - 3:30pm National Civil Rights Museum
We The People #PushBack 11:00am - 8:00pm W. C. Handy Park 200 Beale Streeet Memphis TN
Munch and Learn Noon - 1:00pm Dixon Gallery and Gardens
50 Years in King's Memory Noon - 1:00pm The Pacifist Memorial, 2 North Main Street, Sherborn, MA 01770
Service of Remembrance and Reconciliation Noon - 1:00pm Calvary Episcopal Church, 102 N. Second Street, Memphis, TN 38103
USA AASA MLK50 Commemoration All-day Event 350 Campus Drive Mobile, AL 36688
6:01 Commemorative Ceremony from the Balcony of the Lorraine Motel 3:30pm - 6:15pm National Civil Rights Museum
MLK50: KCK Commemorates Dr. King at the John Brown Memorial 4:00pm - 4:45pm John Brown Memorial, 27th St and Sewell Ave, Kansas City, KS 66104
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center: Where Do We Go From Here? 5:10pm - 6:10pm 50 East Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH, 45202
Out Hunger: Civil Rides All-day Event Memphis, TN
Commemoration of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 5:30pm - 7:30pm Roanoke City Auditorium, 100 Tiger Circle, Roanoke, Alabama 36274
A Community Reconciliation Service Honoring the Life and Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 5:30pm - 7:30pm Powell Chapel, 1100 South 3rd Street, Waco, TX 76798
Virginia Key Beach Park Trust All-day Event Historic Virginia Key Beach Park, 4020 Virginia Beach Drive, Miami, FL 33149
Where Do We Go from Here? 6:00pm - 6:35pm Union University, 1050 Union University Drive, Jackson, TN, 38305
50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial House Music Tribute Closing After Party 6:00pm - 10:00pm EARNESTINE'S AND HAZELS
April 4th Tolling of our Bells 6:05pm - 6:10pm Memorial Bell Tower, Phillips Academy
MLK50: Moment of Remembrance 6:15pm - 7:15pm 1500 N. Lombardy St. Richmond VA 23220
MLK 50: "At the River I Stand" Film Screening 6:30pm - 8:30pm 151 S. Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306
Contemporary Artists in Conversation with History: 1968 6:30pm - 7:45pm Smithsonian American Art Musuem, 8th & G sts, NW, Washington, DC
A Commemoration of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 6:30pm - 8:30pm First Baptist Church, 101 S. Wilmington St. Raleigh, NC.
An Evening of Storytelling 7:00pm - 10:00pm Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN, 38104
Dance Theatre of Harlem’s Vision Gala on Wednesday, April 4 7:00pm - 10:00pm New York City Center (131 W. 55th Street, between 6th and 7th Avenues)
MLK 50 - The Dream -The Legacy, 7:00pm - 8:05pm St. Mary's of Redford Catholic Church 14601 Mansfield St, Detroit, MI 48227
“Forum about King’s Civil Rights at His Twilight” 7:00pm - 8:30pm Coker College 300 E. College Ave. Hartsville, SC 29550
Production of GUARDING THE BRIDGE and SPOKEN WORD ART. 9:30pm - 10:30pm Triad Theatre. 158 w. 72nd st., New York City.