Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration January 21

mlk“Reflections on Race—Brookline Then and Now” is the theme for our Town’s annual MLK Day celebration at 3:00 pm, January 21 at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. The program will feature Brookline: Facing Civil Rights, a documentary film highlighting recollections in the 50s, 60s and 70s by six Brookline residents.  Following will be a discussion with Boston Globe Spotlight Editor Patricia Wen who oversaw a 2018 seven-part series on race issues in Boston.  This event is free but to guarantee a seat you must reserve a ticket beforehand.  Tickets are available at http://brooklinemlk.com  until Friday, January 18. Remaining seats will be filled on a first come basis at the Coolidge Corner Theatre just before show time.  Contact Caitlin (Haynes) Starr with any questions or concerns at chaynes@brooklinema.gov or 617-730-2345.

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