Martin Luther King Jr Events 2020
January 19 - January 20
Join the Cartersville-Bartow County community as we honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Sunday, January 19, 2020 – Candlelight Service 6 PM at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 147 Jones Street, Cartersville GA. Guest speaker will be Dr. Marc Feuerbach, Cartersville City Schools Superintendent
Monday, January 20, 2020 – Youth Rally and Program 10 AM at St. Luke A.M.E. Church, 130 Jones Street, Cartersville GA. Kyri Hayes, Owner of Dynamite Dance Factory in Kennesaw, GA will bring the words of encouragement. Youth from various church and in the community are encouraged to participate in song, poetry, dance, skits, and more.
Monday, January 20, 2020 – MLK Day Parade 2 PM. Parade lineup begins at 1:15 PM at Cartersville Civic Center, 435 W Main Street, Cartersville GA. The Brotherhood March Grand Marshals are Rev. W.J.E. Coombs & Mrs. Maria Coombs. The Wreath Laying Ceremony will follow at the Frank Moore Administration Building with greetings by Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini along with the proclamation being read by Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor. Festivities will climax at the Cartersville Civic Center. Rev. Reginald Lagrone, Pastor of Pine Grove Independent Church, Cartersville, will be the speaker for the Brotherhood Program.