(217) 442-2096 100 West Main Street Suite #146 Danville, IL 61832
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2022 MLK Celebration: Boast in the Glory of God
January 17, 2022
The event will begin with a motorcade/parade starting at 10:30 AM beginning at the corner of Main Street and Logan Avenue.
The motorcade will turn east on Main Street. It will travel north on Vermilion St. Then it will turn right onto Seminary Street, travel until it gets to the corner of Jackson and Seminary and make a left onto Jackson Stree. It will then travel on Jackson Street to the corner of Jackson and Williams. It will pause for a small ceremony at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Monument, then proceed west on Williams Street to Vermilion St, turn right on Vermilion Street, then it will turen left onto Davis Street and park on the northwest side of St. James United Methodist Church’s parking lot.
The Community-Wide Services at St. James United Methodist Church will start at 11:30 AM.
Open to the public, everyone is required to wear a mask.
The service will include the presentation of the $4000 MLK Scholarship to a Danville graduating high school senior. Also, an ensemble of singers, under the direction of the MLK Music Director Brett Dupree, will perform at the service.