Martin Luther King a Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King was a man all about service, giving back, community gatherings and bringing people together.

There are so many ways for kids to get involved in the MLK Day of Service on January 19th!

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Volunteer:

Martin Luther King Day of Service at Rutgers–Camden
January 19, 2015
Rutgers -Camden
303 Cooper Street
Camden NJ
This event features a national call to service to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Volunteers, families, and community members come together to participate in a day of action, both on the campus and in the community. Activities are open to students, faculty, and staff of the university; their families; and children and adults from across the City of Camden and the State of New Jersey. – See more at: http://www.new-jersey-leisure-guide.com/mlk-day.html#sthash.p48pg3ML.dpuf

Learn something new and expand your knowledge:

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

Upper Shores Branch (Lavallette)

Monday, Jan. 19, 10- 4 pm Help make a craft for Martin Luther King Jr. Day and get some Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service freebies!  Best for grades Kindergarten through 8th.  Drop-in.

Connect with the community:
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Celebrating Freedom & Community
Monday, January 19, 2015; noon-5 pm
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102-3176
973.596.6550
This event features a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a day of films, musical performances, tours and hands-on workshops for the whole family. A full day of activities for the entire family honoring a great American.
Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka will give words of inspiration at 3pm – See more at: http://www.new-jersey-leisure-guide.com/mlk-day.html#sthash.p48pg3ML.dpuf
Donate:
St. Gregory’s Pantry
Pt Pleasant, NJ – 08742
(732) 892-9254

How are you celebrating the life and contributions of Martin Luther King this year? Leave us a comment below!

 

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