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20th Annual MLK Jr Day Event at the Co-op

January 15, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us to celebrate Dr. King’s notion of a “Beloved Community,” envisioned as a society based on justice, equal opportunity, and love of one's fellow human beings.

Musical guest—

Checo Tohomaso communicates the positive, healing qualities of soul music.

Presentations—

“Healing Must Start with Actions” by Vernon Damani Johnson, director of the Ralph Munro Institute for Civic Education, professor of political science at Western Washington University, and co-founder of the Whatcom Human Rights Task Force.

“Racial Equity Work at the Co-op” by Amanda Grelock, Community Food Co-op Racial Equity co-chair and Human Resources assistant manager.

Open Mic—

Share a poem, story, or song focused on diversity, human rights, or related issues. Presentations limited to three minutes or less. Contact [email protected] to sign up.

Details

Date:
January 15, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Downtown Co-op Healthy Connections Classroom
405 E. Holly St., Ste. 103
Belllingham, WA United States

For more information about any of our class offerings or to teach a class at our Co-op, contact Kevin Murphy at [email protected].

To learn more about our community rooms or to make a room reservation, click here.

Please do not wear strong fragrances to class.