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Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday

By Staff | Jan 13, 2011

WAILUKU — The African Americans on Maui Association will observe Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday on Monday, Jan. 17, with a 9 a.m. ceremony at the Stone of Hope monument at 200 High St. in Wailuku.

Next, a march will continue on to Wailuku Coffee Company at 26. N. Market St. The program will include African drumming and dancing, excerpts from two of Dr. King’s speeches, poetry readings and historical remarks by the the group’s president.

The event will conclude with music of the 1960s and ’70’s by DJ Steve.

The event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 870-6705 or 495-0259.