Annual MLK marches in Raleigh and Durham – 1/18/16

Join NC NOW at one of the MLK marches on 1/18/16.

Raleigh will host its 36th Annual MLK march (and other events).  This year’s event is being called the “Fierce Urgency of Now” Memorial March.

Raleigh NOW is taking part in the MLK march as they do every year.  Find members at 10:40/10:45am on the Edenton side of the State Capital building in Raleigh at 1 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601.  They’ll have NOW rounds and/or the NC NOW banner. 

SAM_5182                                 Photo credit: Gailya Paliga, 2015 MLK march

People will begin collecting at 10am.  March step off is at 11am.  

SAM_5194                                 Photo credit: Gailya Paliga, 2015 MLK march

Join them afterward for lunch (dutch treat).  Contact president at raleighnow.org.

More on the march in Raleigh, and other events associated with the MLK holiday at http://trianglemlk.com/programs-events/

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Durham is having its own set of MLK events, including a Unity March and Rally at 10:30am and also an event at Northgate Mall at 10:30am.  Look for Durham NOW members and NOW rounds at the Unity March and Rally.

Read more about Durham’s MLK events at http://www.durhammlkcommittee.org/

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