ROCKY MOUNT EVENTS
Monday, January 19, 2015 – 7:00am – 27th Annual Unity Breakfast, NC Wesleyan’s Dunn Center for the Performing Arts, located on the campus of N.C. Wesleyan College. Speaker: Peggy Wallace-Kennedy, who has broken her family’s legacy to become one of the nation’s foremost voices on justice and equality. Breakfast begins at 7:00am and program starts at 8:00am.
Monday, January 19, 2015 – 11:00am – MLK Day Celebration, Greater Joy Missionary Baptist Church, 820 Nashville Road, Rocky Mount, NC. Speaker: Rev. James Gailliard, Pastor of Word Tabernacle Church, Rocky Mount, NC.
Monday, January 19, 2015 – Volunteers Needed for a Day of Service. Following the 27th Annual Unity Breakfast, volunteers will gather at the Dunn Center for the Performing Arts for the Day of Service Projects. For more information call 252-454-1682 or 252-972-1181.
Monday, January 19, 2015 – 7:30am – 18th Annual MLK Community Empowerment Breakfast, Franklinton Center at Bricks, US 301 North, Whitakers, NC, Speaker: Rev. Eddie Davis, Pastor of Red Hill Missionary Baptist Church, Whitakers, NC. Sponsored by Community Empowerment Alliance.
Monday, January 19, 2015 – 9:30am – 17th Annual Whitakers MLK Day Motorcade & March, Start at Whitakers Town Park, NW Railroad Street; March ends at Bloomer Hill Community Center. Sponsored by the Whitakers Community Club.
Monday, January 19, 2015 – 11:00am – 25th Annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration, Bloomer Hill Community Center, US 301, Whitakers, NC, Keynote speaker: Rev. Doris Lindsey, Pastor of Mann’s Chapel AME of Whitakers, NC and Member of the Whitakers Town Board of Commissioners. Music and lunch will be provided.