Today, marks the 38th observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day and there are some events planned across West Michigan to honor his life.
WMU-Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids campus’ Black Law Students Association is hosting a virtual panel on Monday starting at noon with local professors.
GRCC will also be hosting a virtual event, with award-winning journalist and White House correspondent for PBS, Yamiche Alcindor.
The Urban League of West Michigan is hosting its 21st annual MLK corporate breakfast, online.
WMU is hosting a virtual MLK convocation starting at 11 am.
Calvin University is hosting a virtual lecture starting at 12:30 p.m.
Ferris State University is also hosting a virtual address from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Along the lakeshore, Holland Museum is providing an MLK Day activity kit for community members, among other activities.