Rep. Gilliard To Host Series Of Events To Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Naomi King, wife of Dr. King’s brother, Rev. A.D. King
Naomi King, wife of Dr. King’s brother, Rev. A.D. King

State Representative Carl Gilliard (D-Garden City) will host a series of events to honor the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Savannah. The schedule of events is as follows:

V.I.P. Banquet in honor of Naomi King and screening of the documentary, “Rev. A. D. King brother to the Dreamer” – Saturday, January 15, 2022, at 4 p.m. at the Savannah Civic Center Ballroom;

Worship Service – Sunday, January 16, 2022, at 8 a.m. at the Saint Paul C.M.E. Church, 1601 Barnard St. in Savannah;

Worship Service with key note speech by Rep. Gil- liard – Sunday, January 16, 2022, at 10 a.m. at the St. Phillip Monumental A.M.E. Church, 1112 Jefferson St. in Savannah;

V.I.P. Screening of the documentary, “The Power Pen” – Sunday, January 16, 2022, at 3 p.m. at the Jepson Museum, 207 W York St. in Savannah.

At these events, Rep. Gilliard will be joined by Naomi King, wife of Dr. King’s brother, Rev. A.D. King. Dr. A.D. King was a civil rights leader who worked closely with his brother and was instrumental in the strategies of the civil rights movement.

2 thoughts on “Rep. Gilliard To Host Series Of Events To Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.”

  1. Carl arranged for a table for Saturday Jan. 15, Banquet.
    RUFF Retirees Unite for the Future
    Members coming
    Rick and Margaret Ellison
    Mary and Paul Ellis Graham
    Edna Jackson
    Joyce Griggs
    Dorothy Hall
    TBA

    1. If you have any questions, please contact me at 510-386-7302 my cell.
      or we will see you on Saturday at the convention center.

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