At other times, it will be available for use by the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, the Rock Island Parks and.

originally from Rock Island. She was clad in a 2008 sweatshirt from President Barack Obama days, and left the Martin Luther King Center on route to a similar event at Davenport’s Sacred Heart Church.

"Do Lord Remember Me — The Black Church in Rhode Island": Bristol Art Museum. Afternoon program, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center, 20 Dr. Marcus F. Wheatland Blvd., Newport, with hosts Pauline.

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ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) UPDATE: The Rock Island City Council has voted to change the rules for who can serve on the board of the Martin Luther King Center. City Council members voted 5-2 to change.

ROCK ISLAND – Bill Bell Jazz & Heritage Festival volunteers will host a dinner fundraiser 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 19 the at the Martin Luther King Center, 630 Martin Luther King Drive, Rock Island. “We.

ROCK ISLAND — Jerry Jones will return as executive director of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center effective April 4. Mr. Jones started at the King Center in 1998 as coordinator of the Teen Reach.

It is difficult to think of the Martin Luther King Community Center in Rock Island and not think of Ida Robinson. She was involved in outreach programs in the city before the King Center opened 40.

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ROCK ISLAND, (KWQC) — A break-in at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Rock Island left staff having to pick up and straighten up before the holidays. It happened sometime overnight.

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ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) – Rock Island’s Martin Luther King Center wants to change the rules for who can serve on its board. They are asking the city for a change in the by-law to allow any Quad.

Martin Luther King Jr. Center, Project NOW, Rock Island County Senior Center, Skip-A-Long child development centers, Children’s Therapy Center and CASI’s (Illinois) Senior Secret Santa. Send donations.

ROCK ISLAND — Aldermen on Monday will hear details on. fire, public works, park and Martin Luther King Center departments. Last year the city issued a 1.83 percent general wage increase, following.

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) — Refuse and recycling collection will be on the normal collection schedule during the week of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. The Drop-Off Center located at Millennium.

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Rock Island: Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial Service and Award Ceremony will be held Monday, January 20 from 10:30 a.m. – noon at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center on 9th Street. The event’s.

ROCK ISLAND — The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center will host its annual Memorial Service and Awards celebration honoring the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This marks the 35th.

ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. — A Fairfield, Iowa, native who fought on the front lines during the civil rights movement shared her experiences during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance Jan. 16 in.

The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center in Rock Island, Illinois is seeing a familiar face take over the position of executive director. Former MLK Center executive director, Jerry Jones was set.

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. Jr. Community Center invites the community to the Annual Memorial Service and Awards celebration honoring the late Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to.