AFSCME Council 18

MLK Events Across State this Weekend

We're right in the middle of the battle for workplace justice everyday, and with the legislative session beginning next week, it is the perfect time to reaffirm our commitment to the labor struggle by attending one of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday events taking place across the state.  


EVENTS for Saturday, January 16, 2016

NM Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative March/Parade
10:00 am
Begins at the corner of MLK and University Blvd with a short program at the end of the march on Civic Plaza (downtown)

[VIDEO] Remember our AFSCME History and the Historic, Tragic, and Victorious moments of April 1963, when Dr. King joined AFSCME for the pivotal "I AM A MAN!" marches and sanitation workers' struggle in Memphis Tennessee


Clovis MLK Commission Scholarship Breakfast

9:00 am Clovis HS Cafeteria (1900 Thornton St)
CHARGE – Must call for prices
For More Information
Joyce Pollard – (575) 762-2752
Christine Dudley - (575) 763-7587

Commemorative Program

Faith Tabernacle Church (7701 Zuni SE)
3:00 pm
FREE to the public
For more information
Khadijah Bottom (505) 506-1604

EVENTS for Sunday, January 17, 2016

Commemorative Program

Shiloh Baptist Church 3:00 pm FREE 608 Avenida Cesar Chavez SE

EVENTS for Monday, January 18, 2016

MLK Celebration Breakfast
8:00 am ($30.00/plate; $20.00/12 years and younger)
Hosted by Grant Chapel AME Church
Marriott Pyramid Hotel (5151 San Francisco Rd NE)
Contact: 505-293-1300

MLK Multicultural Awards Ceremony
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (FREE TO PUBLIC)
Congregation Albert (3800 Louisiana NE)
Contact: 277-5820

SCLC NM Luncheon 
Santa Ana Star Center
Contact: 505-670-7616

Santa Fe NAACP MLK Honor Ceremony
12:00 pm (FREE OF CHARGE)
Santa Fe Capitol Rotunda

Belen MLK Jr. Multicultural Commission
Candlelight Vigil 6:00 pm (Anna Becker Park)

Queen of Sheba/Cibola Senior Center MLK Day Celebration
Dr. King Honor Celebration 9:00 am
550 Jurassic Court (Old Dinosaur Museum) FREE TO PUBLIC

Portales March
5:00 pm MLK Tree to ENMU MLK Tree FREE TO PUBLIC
Program begins promptly after in Buchanan Hall
Portales Multicultural Committee 575-356-6662 ext. 1018

Symbolic Walk and Rally
9:00 am FREE to the public
Beginning at Potters Park to Bethlehem Baptist Church 104 Calhoun, Clovis
For More Information
Joyce Pollard (575) 762-2752

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