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Date:
January 15, 2023
Time:
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location:
Pine Island Multipurpose Center
Address:
3801 S. Pine Island Rd
Davie, FL 33328
Contact:
954-797-1181
Email:
Cost:
Free
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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Sunday, January 15, 2023

Event will feature poetry contest, live performances and light refreshments.

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy, the Town of Davie will be hosting its annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2023, at 1 p.m. This free event will occur at the Pine Island Multipurpose Center gymnasium, 3801 S. Pine Island Road. 

The ceremony will feature poetry contest readings, live performances and light refreshments. Speakers include Town of Davie Mayor Judy Paul, Town Councilmembers and Rick Caldwell, CEO of RCultures.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Poetry Contest

Town of Davie students in elementary, middle or high school are encouraged to take part in this year’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. poetry contest. To participate, poems must feature Dr. King’s values of peace, love, unity, concerns for humanity and non-violence. 

All entries must be submitted to the Town of Davie via the online registration form at www.davie-fl.gov/poetrycontest by Jan. 12, 2023, at 4 p.m. Winners will be announced during the ceremony.

For more information, contact the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department at 954-797-1181 or email specialevents@davie-fl.gov.

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