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The 12th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Concert | Jan. 19

MLK

On January 19, 2015, Boston Children's Chorus (BCC) and guest artist Dom Flemons presents: "Cross That River," in partnership with New England Conservatory at Jordan Hall.

New this year is one performance that will showcase the musical excellence of BCC in harmony with the social vision of Dr. King.  BCC will be joined by some special musical guests on stage as the singers unite to pay tribute, and celebrate Dr. King's memory. This concert has become Boston's signature social message on this national holiday. We are grateful to New England Conservatory who are our lead artistic partner on this event.

Where: Jordan Hall | New England Conservatory

30 Gainsborough St, Boston, MA 02115

When:  Monday January 19, 2015

Times: 

5:30 pm

Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres Reception
$40 per person

7:00 pm

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute Concert
$45, $35, $25

To buy tickets: http://www.bostonchildrenschorus.org/MLK

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Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Adelle Banks

 

As part of the Sacred Conversations Series, Second Church in Dorchester presents "Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr." by Adelle Banks, Production Editor and National Reporter, Religion News Service, Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, January 25 at 6:30PM at Second Church, 44 Moultrie St, Dorchester, MA.

Adelle Banks has won numerous awards for her journalistic work and has recently been investigating Dr. King's prayer life and favorite hymns. Banks worked at The Orlando Sentinel, the Providence Journal and upstate New York newspapers in Syracuse and Binghamton.  A native of Newport, R.I., she is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, Mass.

She has received many honors and her work was featured in the 2006 book Good News: The Best Religion Writing in North America.

Banks is a biannual speaker for the Washington Journalism Center, a program of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities. She is a former board member of the Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College and the Religion Newswriters Foundation. She is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and the Religion Newswriters Association.

All are welcome to attend. For more information contact Rev. Dr. Cliff Hersey at 617-825-2797 or secondchnaz@gmail.com.

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