AFL-CIO MLK Labor Economic Policy and Advocacy Summit: Friday, Jan. 13, 12:30pm – 4:30pm at the AFL-CIO. Free and open to all; RSVP here or click here for more on the entire AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Awards Luncheon and Community Service Weekend.
"Gonna Take Us All MLK Holiday Ball" on Sunday, Jan. 15: "The arc of the moral universe is long but it bends towards justice." Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dancing, drinksand light refreshments. $35 per person or $300 per table of 10. Click here for tickets.
New calendar add: Annual MLK "I Have a Dream" march in Leesburg, VA on Monday, Jan. 16, 10:00am – 11:30am. Loudoun County Courthouse Market and King Streets Leesburg, Virginia. Representatives from NoVA Labor will participate in this annual event, marching behind the NoVA Labor banner.
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Accomodations: If out-of-town friends need reasonably-priced guest rooms for the upcoming Women's March on Washington, check out the Tommy Douglas Conference Center (formerly the National Labor College). The Center has 160 newly-renovated guest rooms, WIFI, fitness center, recreation room, lounge and parking (car and bus), just minutes from two metro stations and only 10 miles to the National Mall. To book rooms, call 240-645-4000.