Martin Luther King Day Weekend with GLIDE
Join us for special events commemorating and advancing the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement!
Sunday, January 19
GLIDE’s Sunday Celebration (at 9:00 and 11:00 am) will include an address by Oakland’s very own poet, playwright, screenwriter and educator Chinaka Hodge, and the rousing, soul-stirring music of the GLIDE Ensemble and The Change Band.
Come for Community, Connection, and Celebration on this important anniversary weekend!
For more information: www.glide.org/church
Monday, January 20
GLIDE Church will have an official contingent in the MLK2020 March and Parade on Monday, January 20. GLIDE will gather at 9:00 am in the Caltrain Station Plaza (700 4th Street). March goes from the Caltrain Depot to Yerba Buena Gardens and lasts from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Dress warmly. Wear your GLIDE gear. Bring your family and friends.
Be there with us to march, remember, and press forward with the vision and demand for a just and equitable world for all people!
More about the march:
Join thousands in honoring the Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery, Alabama marches at the MLK2020 commemorative march/parade from San Francisco’s Caltrain Station to Yerba Buena Gardens. The 1.5 mile journey crosses the Lefty O’Doul Bridge and stops at Willie Mays Plaza at AT&T Park to commemorate the crossing of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, a symbol of violence and victory in the civil rights movement. On arriving at Yerba Buena Gardens an interfaith commemoration will commemorate Dr. King.