City of Baker to host virtual memorial tribute for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 – 1968) addresses a rally at a church in Birmingham, Alabama, 14th October 1963. (Photo by Frank Rockstroh/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

BAKER, La. (BRPROUD) — The City of Baker’s annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. memorial tribute will be held virtually on Monday, Jan. 17.

The virtual event will begin at 10 a.m. and feature guest speaker East Baton Rouge Metro Councilwoman Chauna Banks, local students reading Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech and local leaders.

Preregistration will not be required for this event. To access the virtual link for the event, click here.

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