29th Annual City of Davis Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Jan. 16
The City of Davis and the Human Relations Commission invites the public to attend the 29th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Monday, Jan. 16 at 10:30 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Theatre, located at 203 East 14th Street in Davis.
Doors will open at 10 a.m. before this free community celebration begins at 10:30 a.m. with music and speakers to help commemorate Dr. King’s legacy in civil rights, peace and non-violence. The theme of this year’s event is “It Takes a Community,” and acknowledges the need, importance and service of communities to create social change and justice.
Virtual Social Justice Film Festival
For the 2023 Martin Luther King Holiday, The World House Project at the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law within Stanford University will host a free, four-day virtual film festival/webinar from Jan. 13 through Jan. 16, 2023. The program will offer a selection of over 40 documentaries, as well as interviews and panel discussions focused “The Crisis of Democracy in the World House.”