Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Here is a list of events today to help you celebrate the life of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. an amazing leader in the civil rights movement who continues to inspire today. If you can attend an event, please do. We want to make it as easy as possible for you to find one that works for you.

Join Seattle Indivisible at:

MLK Seattle Celebration
“Take A Knee For Justice” theme inspired by athletes taking a public stand to highlight racial injustice; opportunity fair, 8:30-11:30 a.m.; workshops for all ages, 9:30-10:50 a.m.; rally, 11 a.m., march 12:30 p.m. Jan. 15, Garfield High School, 400 23rd Ave., Seattle ( http://www.mlkseattle.org/).

Or choose another event near you:

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast
Honoring Dr. King 50 years after his assassination, uniting corporate, business, nonprofit, church communities and all to celebrate the spiritual legacy of Dr. King and his work in justice, and to recognize community, corporate and business members furthering justice and reconciliation; keynote speaker Father Stephen V. Sundborg, president of Seattle University; proceeds support the education of young, emerging local leaders; 7-8:30 a.m. Monday, The Westin Seattle; $30-$50, by reservation
( http://www.mlkprayerbreakfast.com/ ).

MLK Jr. Celebration at NAAM
Open house to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., see films about the civil-rights movement, recordings of speeches by King, art activities, for all ages, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or http://www.naamnw.org/events/).

MLK Jr. Day of Service, United Way of King County
Sign up for a variety of service projects
( https://www.uwkc.org/events/mlk-day-of-service/ ).

National MLK Jr. Day of Service
Sign up for events online by city or Zip code
( https://www.uwkc.org/events/mlk-day-of-service/ ).

Points of Light National MLK Jr. Day of Service
Find events in your community ( https://ww2.pointsoflight.org/mlkday ).

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Seattle Children’s Museum
Special programs emphasize collaboration, social justice, diversity and equity, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Seattle Children’s Museum, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle; $10.50-$11.50 (206-441-1768 or https://thechildrensmuseum.org/ ).

Dr. Martin Luther King Celebration and Health Fair
Talks by guest speakers and community leaders, entertainment and performances to honor Dr. King’s work, health fair with health-related community resources, health screenings, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue (425-452-7886 or https://crossroadsbellevue.com/music-events/community-events ).

MLK Unity Breakfast, Tacoma
Honoring the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., focusing on activism and inspiring young people, with keynote speaker Roslyn Brock, chairman emeritus of the NAACP National Board of Directors; 8-10:30 a.m. Monday, University Y Student Center, 1710 Market St., Tacoma; $10-$20
( https://www.tacoma.uw.edu/…/stand-speak-out-2018-mlk-unity-… ).

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration, Washington State History Museum
Celebration of King’s legacy with a performance from the Broadway Center, “11 Days in the Life of Dr. King” educational, musical performance for all ages, 2 p.m. Jan. 15, Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; free (253-272-3500 or http://www.washingtonhistory.org/ ).

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, Tacoma
Speakers, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Award; Community Outreach Fair 10-11 a.m., program 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 15, Tacoma Convention Center, 1500 Commerce St., Tacoma ( http://www.cityoftacoma.org/ ).

March for MLK, Tacoma
Meet for refreshments and conversation, 9 a.m. Monday, Bates Technical College, 11th Street and Yak Avenue, Tacoma; march to city of Tacoma event, 10 a.m., with shuttle to return to campus (253-680-7000 or http://www.bates.ctc.edu/ ).

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Caring, Tacoma
Help remove invasives and restore habitat, bring work gloves, tools provided, 9 a.m.-noon Monday, Point Defiance, Franklin and Titlow Parks, Tacoma ( https://www.metroparkstacoma.org/ ).

Public Service Announcement:

All King County Metro bus service will pause briefly for a moment of reflection and remembrance to honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and mark the 50th anniversary of his assassination on April 4, 1968; 4:04 p.m. Monday
( http://www.kingcounty.gov/…/20180110-Metro-MLK-Reflection-M… )