PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT WILL PARTIALLY OCCUR AT JOHNSON ELEMENTARY (SEE BELOW)
Charlottesville Abundant Life Ministries (CALM) will host a special evening of events in honor of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 16, 2017. The 15th annual Fifeville Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration’s theme is Let Us Come Together as One and will feature free activities for the whole family.
CALM will kick off the events with a candlelight march from Buford Middle School to Johnson Elementary School, starting at 5:00pm. Participants will be encouraged to sing spirituals and hymns while marching. The festivities will continue at 6pm in the Johnson auditorium with a ceremony featuring live music by Vic Brown and Aric Van Brocklin as well as Trinity Presbyterian Church’s worship team, youth performances, community awards presentation, and keynote speech by Trinity Presbyterian Church Pastoral Resident DJ Carter. The celebration will culminate with a multicultural potluck dinner in the Johnson cafeteria at 7:15pm.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
5:00 Meet at Buford; Candlelight March to Johnson
6:00 Evening Ceremony at Johnson including live music, children’s performance, keynote speech by DJ Carter, and community awards
7:15 Multicultural Potluck Dinner at Johnson