The City’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration events will be held on Friday, January 14, sponsored by the Coral Springs Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee and Citibank, as the Title Sponsor. This year’s keynote speaker is Bacardi Jackson, a civil rights attorney with Tucker Law Group, LLC. Jackson hails from a family with a strong background in the civil rights movement, being the daughter of two civil rights activists with personal connections with Dr. King. She has been involved in the King Center for Nonviolent Social Change and is also a member of the North Broward Chapter of the Links.
Business Luncheon – Friday, January 14, noon A business luncheon featuring Bacardi Jackson will take place at the Coral Springs Marriott at Heron Bay. Tickets are priced at $40, with tables of ten available for $400.
Community Celebration - Friday, January 14, 7 p.m.
The evening celebration will feature music, song, dance and drama; as well as art and literary work submitted by local students. This is an uplifting event that is sure to please all ages, with a keynote address by Ms. Bacardi Jackson.
VIP Reception – Friday, January 14, 9 p.m. A reception will follow the Community Celebration. This is an excellent opportunity to meet and talk with Ms. Jackson in person. Reception tickets are $20.
Tickets for all of these events will be available at City Hall in the Mall at the Coral Square Mall and City Hall, located at 9551 West Sample Road. For more information on any of the events, please call 954-344-1005.