22ND ANNUAL   

DR. REV. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY

CELEBRATION

Monday, January 20th, 2020  I   11AM to 2PM
Powderhorn Recreation Center - 3400 15th Ave S
Live Entertainment   I   Community Meal    I   Activities
 
Free Books for the first 150 Kids
Bring donations for the food drive!

PROGRAM

  11:00 AM  
 
Welcome & Community Meal
  12:15 PM  
91 Strong Processional 
  12:30 PM  
Program
Twin Cities Gay Men Chorus, Gigi Bisong, Native Pride Dancers, Reading of Dr. King’s: “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution” By Fartun Weli and Nicoshia & Relentless Worship
  2:00 PM  
 
Event Ends

COMMUNITY MEAL

  Presented By Risen Christ Catholic School  
 
Pulled Chicken Sandwiches
 
Chips
 
Fruit
 
Chickpea Salad
 
Steak Marinated Tofu
 
Vegan and Gluten-Free Options Available
  Thank you to Famous Dave's, J. Selby's, and 
   White Castle for donating!   

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

 
 
Why do I need to register?

In an effort to improve event safety PPNA is asking that you register yourself, and anyone in your party.  This will help us ensure we do not exceed the building capacity and have enough food to go around at our community meal.  We greatly appreciate your partnership in creating a safe and fun event.  You can register here.

Is the event ADA Accessible?

Yes, the celebration is an accessible event!  For any specific requests please contact us at info@ppna.org or 612.722.4817.  There is handicap parking in the lot 

What do event proceeds support?

Purchase a Mission Ticket here to support the advocacy work of PPNA!  Read more about our resource centered platform here.

Does it cost money to attend the event?

Admittance to the celebration is free. 

What about parking and public transit?

There is parking on the side streets around the park.  The 5, 14 and 21 bus drop off near the event.  Find details about taking public transit here.

What happens if the weather is bad?

The event goes on...rain or shine!  In case of severe or dangerous weather, we may cancel...but it's highly unlikely.

 

#91STRONG

Get inspired for a year of action in advocacy at the Dr Rev Martin Luther King Jr Day Celebration! In honor of Dr. King's work, we're highlighting 91 organizations and groups united for equity, justice, and resources for all. The number 91 is linked to the number of years since his birth that his life and memory has helped guide and uplift community.

Ace in the City

All Are Welcome Here

All Square

AM950 The Progressive Voice of Minnesota

Anderson Realty

Avenues for Youth

Ballinger Leafblad Inc

Birken Law Office PLLC

Black Visions Collective

Bowman and Brooke, LLP

Butter Bakery Cafe

Center for Energy and Environment

Center for Urban and Regional Affairs

City of Lakes AmeriCorps

City of Lakes Community Land Trust

Community Power

Corcoran Neighborhood Organization

Courageous heARTS

Cultural wellness center

Elliot Park Neighborhood, Inc.

First Avenue

Frostbeard Candle

Gigi's Flair Emporium'

GREATER MSP Partnership

Hamburguesas El Gordo

Herbalists for Racial Justice

HOME Line

HOURCAR

In the Heart of the Beast

Inquilinxs Unidxs Por Justicia (United Renters for Justice)

KRSM Radio

Lavender Magazine

LISC Twin Cities

Longfellow Community Council

MayDay Cafe

Minnesota Peacebuilding Leadership Institute

Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder

MN Historical Society

Modus Locus

Moon Palace Books

Mount Olive Lutheran Church

My Very Own Bed

Neighborhood Development Center

NEOO Partners Inc

Nokomis East Neighborhood Association

PCs For People

Pilsbury House + Theatre

Powderhorn Empty Bowls

Public Allies

Reclaim The Block

Restorative Justice Community Action

Risen Christ Catholic School

Sassafras Healing Arts

Semilla Center for Healing and the Arts

Seward Community Co-op

Social Enterprise Alliance - Twin Cities

Southpoint Community Acupuncture

SPIRAL Collective

Springboard for the Arts

St. Stephen's Human Services

Standish-Ericsson Neighborhood

The Aliveness Project

The Family Partnership

The Future

Third Place Gallery

Twin Cities Pride

Upstream Arts, Inc.

THANK YOU TO OUR 2020 SPONSORS!

 

THANK YOU TO OUR 2020 DONORS!

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ABOUT PPNA

Powderhorn Park
Neighborhood Association

 

(612) 722.4817   l   info@ppna.org

821 East 35th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407

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