The Life and Legacy

Martin Luther King Jr. Addressing a Crowd


Join us for an evening to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Rev. Courtney Clayton Jenkins will lead our annual Praise and Worship Celebration that remembers America's drum major for justice. Music will be presented by the Imani Ya Watume Choir and liturgical dance presentations will also be part of the evening. Progressive Community Center, 56 E. 48th Street in Chicago. Friday, Jan. 18 at 6:30 p.m.

These events, sponsored by the Center for African American Ministries and Black Church Studies, are free and open to the public.

Historic photo of Martin Luther King Jr. addressing a crowd at Washington Monument courtesy of the National Park Service.