MLK Day of Service in Athens-Clarke County: In 1994, Congress made the Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday an official day of service. Athens, Georgia is one of the thousands of cities across the United States that decided to make this "A Day On and Not a Day Off."
Location: Grand Hall at the UGA Tate Center (45 Baxter St.)
Learn more about the Freedom Breakfast
"Visions of MLK Art Exhibition and Saturday Celebration" at Lyndon House Arts Center
The Lyndon House Arts Center welcomes the community for exhibitions and Saturday Celebration honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. on Saturday, January 19 from 2PM-5PM
MLK Ecumenical Service
Sunday, January 20 at 5PM
Location: Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (1931 Old West Broad St.)
Co-sponsored by the Athens Area Human Relations Commission and the Interfaith Clergy Partnership of Greater Athens
Location: Cedar Shoals High School
Celest Ngeve will be the Kick-Off's Celebration Speaker.
Location: Monday, January 21 from 3-6 PM in downtown Athens.
Learn more about the MLK Day Parade and Music Fest
The Athens Land Trust is serving as the fiscal agent for the Athens-wide MLK Day of Service. Your tax deductible donation will help support the kick-off event, and the MLK Day of Service as a whole. Please donate today!