Important Dates for the annual Myrtle Beach Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend of celebrations
January 12-16, 2017
A celebration in honor of the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leader, Pastor, Teacher, and Citizen
Thursday, Jan. 12:
Welcome Mixer and Reception
At Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce, by Invitation Only, 5 – 7 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 13:
Welcome Continental Breakfast/Keynote Address
Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Ballrooms A & B, 8 – 9:30 a.m.
Guest speaker State Rep. Mia McCloud (79th District, Columbia)
Translating Diversity: A Workshop
Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Ballrooms A & B
Opening: 9:30 -10 a.m., Morning Workshop 10 – Noon, Afternoon Workshop 1:30 – 3:30 p. m.
Presented by Dr. Graeme Coetzer, Director of the Institute of Community Development, College of Charleston
Employability Workshop and Jobs Fair
Myrtle Beach Convention Center, Ballroom D, 9 a.m. – noon