City of Independence, Missouri

31st Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

The 31st annual Martin Luther King,Jr. Celebration is scheduled for Monday, January 15, 2018, at 7 p.m., at the TrumanMemorial Building, 416 W. Maple. The theme of this year’s celebration is “TheColor of Unity”.  The winners of the $500 John Olivarez scholarship and8th grade essay contests will be announced at the event. More information aboutthe scholarship and essay contests can be found here, 
Truman Memorial Building, 416 W. Maple