Takoma Park Celebrates & Remembers the Life and Promise of REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

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Takoma Park Celebrates & Remembers
the Life and Promise of REV. DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.
Monday, January 16th 2017

Come join us for a day of service and celebration in honor of Dr. King. We will clean up public parks and host a potluck supper with music and a medley of uplifting songs and sing-a-longs. Let’s get to know our neighbors and support each other during these challenging times.

Service Day starts at 10:00 am & goes to 1:00 pm.
Two Locations:
1) Trim invasive vines at Dorothy’s Woods–meet at corner of lower Woodland and Circle; bring gloves and hand tools if you have them.
2) Pick up trash in Takoma Woods- meet at Darwin Ave. parking lot, between TP Middle and Piney Branch Elementary; bring gloves. Student SSL hours can be earned.

Evening Celebration: Potluck supper and singing 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Takoma Park Middle School 7611 Piney Branch Rd Silver Spring, MD
Master of Ceremonies: Council Member Jarrett Smith

Everyone is encouraged to bring a dish to share and please label contents to give guidance for folks with food allergies.

Food drive for the needy. Drop off canned or dried food Wednesday-Sunday at the Co-op, Ace Hardware, or TP community center, or bring extra preserved food to the potluck supper on Monday. Beans, rice, other dried staples especially appreciated.

Write tpmobilization@gmail.com for more information on the Service Day and Evening Program and we will relay your message to the organizers.

Thanks to Takoma United for an Engaged Community, Takoma Park Recreation Dept.,
Takoma Foundation and CHEER