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The San Diego Partnership of UCC (United Church of Christ) Churches is pleased to present “Awareness, Fellowship, Service: Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend of Commemoration.
Commencing Saturday, January 16, 2016, its opening program will feature the movie 12 Years a Slave, followed by discussion of the film’s message. Time: 1:30 – 4:00pm. Place: Friendship Hall, The Table: United Church of Christ of La Mesa, 5940 Kelton Avenue, La Mesa, CA 92142 (619-464-1519, www.tableucc.com). Cost: Free.
On Sunday, January 17, a Fellowship Gathering will feature a Small Plate Supper at 4:00pm and Gospel Jazz Vespers at 5:00pm. Location: Fellowship Hall, Christian Fellowship UCC, 1601 Kelton Road, San Diego, CA 92114 (619-262-8095, firstname.lastname@example.org). Cost: Free.
Monday, January 18 will include two programs, the African American Ministerial Council’s MLK Jr. Community Breakfast and the MLK Jr. Day of Interfaith Community Service.
The breakfast will feature as speaker the Rev. Richard Lawrence, a Selma Walk participant. Time: 7:00am. Place: Jacobs Center, 404 Euclid Avenue, San Diego 92114 (619-264-1214, www.jacobscenter.org). Cost: $50.
The MLK Jr. Day of Interfaith Community Service (9:00am – Noon) at Balboa Park’s Marston House will feature an Opening Interfaith Ceremony (9:15am), cleanup and beautification of the Marston House grounds (9:30am) and musical entertainment and a picnic lunch at 11:30am. See www.cbisd.org/event/mlk for details. Address: 3525 Seventh Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103. Cost: Free.