On Monday, January 16, 2017, 3:00 pm at the Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline will hold its annual celebration of the life and values of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year’s theme is “Confronting Bias in Brookline.” Keynote Speaker Rick Pinderhughes will describe what implicit bias is and how it affects all of us. A panel discussion about what steps can and are being taken to confront bias in Brookline will follow. This event is free but to guarantee a seat you must reserve a ticket at brooklineMLK.eventbrite.com . Tickets are available online until 11:00 pm January 15; any remaining tickets will be available at the theater the day of the event. Those unable to get tickets online can contact Rob Daves: 617-566-7334 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also in the celebration: Brookline Day of Service Projects, a food drive and a book drive; see http://www.brooklinema.gov/465/MLK-Celebration-Committee for details.