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16th Annual “Make the Dream Real” MLK Jr. Celebration | Oakland

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Monday, January 20, 2014 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE
McClymonds High School | 2607 Myrtle St., Oakland, CA 94607



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Join the annual Martin Luther King Jr. community event “Make the Dream Real” in Oakland on the national MLK holiday.

The event encourages volunteerism, honors community members who are doing exemplary service in the Bay Area, showcases young artistic presentations and provides inspiring speeches by various notable keynote speakers.

16th Annual “Make the Dream Real”
Monday, January 20, 2014 | 10 am to noon
McClymonds High School, 2607 Myrtle St., Oakland
FREE

The theme for 2014 is: “Dream a System of Racial Equality” featuring Keynote Speaker Dr. Shakti Butler of World Trust.

Awards will be presented to community and youth leaders living the message of Dr. King.

Special guests and performers include:

  • Indigenous Invocation by Xochipilli
  • Kehinde & Taiwo Kujichagulia-Seitu
  • Oakland Spirit Orchestra Featuring The Voices of the King
  • Oakland Interfaith Youth Gospel Chorus
  • Tyrese Johnson
  • Winnie Wong and China’s Spirit Music Ensemble
  • Ballet Folklorico De Frank Zapata

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, East Bay, Fairs & Festivals, Lectures & Workshops, Live Music, MLK Day, Theater & Performance
Address: 2607 Myrtle St., Oakland, CA 94607

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