Join the City of Coral Springs in honoring Martin Luther King Jr

Join the City of Coral Springs in honoring Martin Luther King Jr

Posted on January 14, 2016 by Great Florida Homes

Join the City of Coral Springs in honoring Martin Luther King Jr this weekend. Below is a schedule of events for the weekend.

Award Ceremony

Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Drive

Thursday, January 14, 2016 • 5:30 p.m.

Come see the Student Art & Literary Exhibits with Keynote Address by Andrew Holmes,Former MLK Scholarship Recipient. Tickets are $5 per person and are available at City Hall. Call 954-344-1063 for more information on the event.


Unveiling and Dedication of Coral Springs MLK Monument

Northwest Regional Library, 3151 N University Drive

Friday, January 15th, 2016 • 4:00 p.m. Sponsor Reception • 6:00 p.m.

The Coral Springs Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee is very proud to announce that we are erecting a Monument to demonstrate our commitment to equality and peace after having completed 25 years of celebrating the legacy of Dr. King in our community.

The impressive three-dimensional monument, designed by resident and Sculptor/Artist, Dari, will be permanently installed at the Northwest Regional Library on University Drive in Coral Springs, Florida. This prominent location will attract the much-deserved attention, recognition and respect Dr. King merits, as many families with children visit the Library daily. You can read more about the monument and the dedication program here.


Leadership/Diversity Day

Coral Springs Charter School Gymnasium • 3205 N University Drive

Monday, January 18, 2016 • 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

On Monday, January 18– the King Holiday – the Committee hosts a Diversity & Leadership Workshop for high school and middle school students. The event, which will be held at the Coral Springs Charter School Gym, begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 12:30 p.m. This is a “Day On, Not a Day Off” and offers students to learn what Dr. King stood for by participating in interactive activities and listening to a motivational speaker. Students interested in attending should sign up at their respective schools.