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Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

posted Jan 11, 2010, 1:37 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Jan 11, 2010, 4:27 PM by Jonathan Edmonds ]

Sunday, January 17, 2010

               ---   2:30 PM   ---

       Universalist Unitarian Church

               740 East Main Street

              Santa Paula, California

Sponsored by the Santa Paula Ministerial Association this event will honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, a prophet  of our time.  Readers will provide highlights of his life interspersed with music provided by a jazz combo led by Gil Valencia, vocals and drums;  Ken Stange, keyboard (plays with Dennis Quaid Band);  and Craig Woods, trom-bone (plays with Paul Anka Band). Readers and speakers will include Ramsey Jay, Deacon Al Guilin, Pastor Ron Dybvig, Rev. Audrey Vincent, and Tina Urias. 

Refreshments will be served.

“I have a Dream … that our community will bask in the warmth of justice where all will have adequate shelter, nutritious food for their families, employment that offers a living wage, an education that is respectful of all cultures and beliefs, affordable health care and all other elements that contribute to social harmony and humanity.”

(adapted from MLK’s I have a Dream Speech)