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Whatcom Human Rights Task Force 21st Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther Kings, Jr. Saturday Conference

Community Event, Class/Workshop

"Remaining Awake Together: Nurturing a Revolution of Values" is the all-day annual Saturday conference, drawing on principles expressed in Dr.King's Riverside Church on April 4, 1967-the values for which he gave his life. The Peoples' Keynote, "Let's Get to the Root of Racial Injustice" will take the form of a conversation that centers on the voices and experiences of impacted communities. Skill-building workshops will follow, facilitated by community educators and activists. The conference is open to all ages, including children. 6 CEUs will be available for teachers and mental health professionals. Information booths and complimentary refreshments will be provided. Food vendors will be on site with lunch options for purchase. Doors open at 9 am. No cost.