Singing Rehearsals Begin for MLK Jr. Parade

First session is Jan. 4 at Springfield Baptist

The Southern Dutchess Coalition will hold its first rehearsal at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 4, for anyone interested in singing in the Martin Luther King, Jr., Day parade in Beacon. A second rehearsal will be held at the same time on Monday, Jan. 11. The parade, founded 38 years ago by Pete Seeger, begins at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 18.

The rehearsals take place at the Springfield Baptist Church at 8 Maddie Cooper Square in Beacon. Please use the side door. For more information, call 845-264-5663.

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