MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY CALENDAR OF EVENTS.
Byline: The Register-Guard
Annual MLK MLK Martin Luther King
MLK Medialess License Kit Day March, sponsored by Eugene-Springfield chapter of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), organization composed mainly of American blacks, but with many white members, whose goal is the end of racial discrimination and segregation. , begins at the Serbu Juvenile Justice Center on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, Eugene, 9 a.m. March proceeds to EWEB EWEB Eugene Water and Electric Board (Oregon) headquarters. Bring a sign. 431-1119.
Martin Luther King Jr. Contest and Celebration, Springfield Middle School, 1084 G St., 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Keynote speech keynote speech
See keynote address.
Noun 1. keynote speech - a speech setting forth the keynote
keynote - the principal theme in a speech or literary work by Lyllye Parker of UO Office of Multicultural Affairs. Emcees are Springfield schools Superintendent Nancy Golden and Eugene schools Superintendent George Russell For other persons named George Russell, see George Russell (disambiguation).
George Allen Russell (born June 23, 1923) is an American jazz pianist, composer and theorist. . Music by high school students Josh and James Harmon, Eugene Peace Choir, UO Gospel Choir. Student entries in art, poetry and essay will be judged and exhibited. Lead sponsor is Springfield Alliance for Equality and Respect (SAFER). 485-1755 or 342-1953.
Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration at the Hult Center, Eugene, 7 p.m. Author Ralph Wiley will give the keynote speech, "Should America be the Moral Police of the World?" Lead sponsor is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee. 685-1791 or 868-6050.