50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “I Have a Dream” Speech Commemoration on Saturday, August 24, 2013

50 years ago – on August 28, 1963 –  Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his “I have a Dream” speech at the March on Washington

Please join us on

Saturday, August 24, 2013

as we commemorate this important event

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4pm – Daryl Davis Reading and Book Signing at Kent County Public Library
5 – 6pm – Picnic served on the lawn at 206 South Queen Street
6 to 6:30pm – Procession from Charles Sumner Post to Garfield Center for the Arts, 210 High Street
7pm – Program at the Garfield Center

Enjoy the powerful music of
New Gospelites
Sensational Stars
Pilgrim Travelers
God’s Wealth
Mt. Olive Praise Team
Sylvia Frazier
Peter Heck and Mary Simmons
Children’s Choir of Millington Methodist Church
Potters House Praise Team
Gospel Inspirations


Special Guest: Alvin Bronstein, Civil Rights Activist and associate of Dr. King


Poetry: Robert Earl Price


Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre

210 High Street, Chestertown, Maryland, 21620

Free Admission – Free-Will Offering to go to MLK Breakfast Charities

Brought to you by
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast Committee of the CVMA
Kent County Arts Council
C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience at Washington College
Charles Sumner Post #25, Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.)

For more info contact Leslie Prince Raimond, Kent County Arts Council 410-778-1149

Contact the Kent County Public Library for more info about “KLAN-DESTINE Relationships”
by Daryl Davis, A Black Man’s Odyssey in the Ku Klux Klan