2016 Burlington Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance

Sunday, January 17, 3:00pm
Unitarian Church, 152 Pearl Street

Keynote Speaker: Ilyasah Shabazz

Civil right activist, author, and daughter of Malcolm X

Ms. Shabazz is known for her memoir, Growing up X, for which she won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Nonfiction Literary Work.

FREE, tickets available at City Market, Fletcher Free Library and Peace & Justice Center

Info: 802-657-4219


Monday Panel Discussion

Monday, January 18, 3:00pm
ECHO Science Center
Free, no tickets required

Topic: Racial Profiling, A Community Response

The panel will include Stephanie Seguino, T.J. Donovan, Bill Lippert and Yacobre Bogre, and will be moderated by Robert Appel.


Sponsors

Association of Africans Living in Vermont • Attorney Robert Appel • Champlain Housing Trust • Church Street Marketplace • Church Street Marketplace • City of Burlington • Courtyard Marriott • Fletcher Free Library • KeyBank • Leonardo’s Pizza • Mace Engravers • NBT Bank • Peace & Justice Center • People’s United Bank • Spruce Mortgage • Unitarian Church • United Way of Chittenden County

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