WV - Please join the Martin Luther King Jr. State Holiday Commission on Monday,
January 15, 2018 for the annual commemoration and celebration of the life of
the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This year's theme is: "The
Color of Unity".
2018 celebration will take place at Asbury United Methodist Church, 501
Elizabeth Street, in Charleston with an ecumenical service from 9:30 a.m. to 12
noon, followed by a march to the bell at the State Capitol Complex and a Bell
Ringing Ceremony at 12:30 p.m.
is invited to join us as we celebrate the life of Dr. King and the countless
other individuals who made and are still making significant sacrifices and
strides for us to enjoy the freedoms that we have.
reception will follow immediately at the West Virginia Culture Center. The
event is free and open to the public.