Monday, January 20, 2020
10:00 a.m. | Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Freedom March
Location: Lexington Center, Heritage Halls East and Center
Participants should line up beginning at 9:00 a.m. inside the corridor of downtown Lexington Center, Heritage Hall on West Main Street. Departure from downtown Lexington Center Heritage Hall will begin at 10:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. | Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Celebration Commemorative Program
Join us for this FREE EVENT celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Commemorative Holiday Program will be held in Heritage Hall at 11:00 a.m. It is an honor to welcome 2020 featured guest speaker, Rev. Delman Coates, Ph.D. Since February 2004, Dr. Coates has served as the Senior Pastor of Mt. Ennon Baptist Church in Clinton, MD. Dr. Coates’ ministry, messages, and social activism spans a variety of media platforms. He has appeared on, and been profiled in national media such as MSNBC, CNN, Fox News, Essence Magazine, NPR, VH1, The New York Times, The Washington Post, & Huffington Post, and is featured in the documentary, The New Black.
We also welcome our featured artist, singer/composer, DONNIE. DONNIE was born in Lexington but raised in Atlanta, Ga.
2:30 p.m. | Kentucky Theater Movie Showing
Following the program, there will be a showing of the featured film, Green Book, courtesy of One World Films. The Kentucky Theater is located at 214 East Main Street. The showing is FREE and open to the public. Click here for the official trailer of Green Book.