Cornell University

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Celebration 2013: The Fierce Urgency of NOW

Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:00am to 1:00pm

Beverly J. Martin Elementary School, 302 W. Buffalo St.

Time: 10am-11:30am (Library)- Dorothy Cotton Institute 2012 Delegation of Civil & Human Rights Leaders presentation on their visit to the West Bank.

Time: 11:30am– 1:00pm (Gymnasium)- Annual community luncheon with keynote speaker: Sonali Samarasinghe, Human Rights Activist/ Award Winning Journalist and Ithaca City of Asylum Writer-in- Residence, live streaming of the 2013 Presidential Inauguration and performances by Vitamin L, Cal Walker and John Simon. Cost: Free (All are welcome).

Sponsors: Greater Ithaca Activities Center; the Multicultural Resource Center; the Center for Transformative Action; the Cornell Public Service Center; the GreenStar Cooperative Market, Ithaca College's Office of Multicultural Affairs, Campus Life at Cornell University; Ithaca College's Center for Student Leadership and Involvement; and Cornell Cooperative Extension of TC and community members SPECIAL NOTE: OADI is providing transportation to the annual Community Luncheon for members of the Cornell campus community. To reserve a seat contact, (Seats are available on a first come, first serve basis).