Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events

SUN 20
POSTPONED TO JAN. 27
Potluck Discussion
GARRISON
2 – 4 p.m. Desmond-Fish Library | 472 Route 403
845-424-3020 | desmondfishlibrary.org
Bring a dish to share and participate in a discussion led by the Rev. Stephen Holton, interim rector at St. Phillip’s Church in Garrison, about how to fight racism and promote civil rights and social justice.

MON 21
POSTPONED TO FEB. 16
Breakfast and Parade
BEACON
10 a.m. Springfield Baptist Church
8 Mattie Cooper Square | 845-831-4093
Following a free community breakfast at 8 a.m. and a ceremony at 9:30 a.m., the annual singing parade and civil rights march will begin outside the church.

MON 21
Family Celebration
GARRISON
10:30 a.m. Desmond-Fish Library | 472 Route 403
845-424-3020 | desmondfishlibrary.org
Accompanied by John Grady on drums, Carolyn Evans will re-enact the story of Harriet Tubman, a leader in the Underground Railroad that helped slaves escape. (If library opening is delayed due to weather, show will begin at 1 p.m.)

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