Events Planned for MLK Day in San Diego

View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print

    NEWSLETTERS

    Many government offices will be closed Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

    In the city of San Diego, all administrative offices, libraries and recreation centers will be closed.

    MLK Events in San Diego

    [DGO] MLK Events in San Diego
    There are plenty of Martin Luther King Jr. events planned throughout San Diego on Monday, Jan. 21 (Published Monday, Jan 21, 2013)

    State and federal offices, including courts and the U.S. Post Office will also be closed.

    Trash will be collected on a normal schedule.

    The North County Transit District's buses, and Coaster and Sprinter trains will operate a normal schedule.

    There are several special events planned to honor the holiday. Here’s a brief schedule:

    8 a.m.
    Hundreds of Kaiser Permanente employees will help to distribute food at the San Diego Food Bank on Distribution Drive.

    8:30 a.m.
    San Diego Labor Council's will hold its Annual MLK Day of Service where volunteers will help pick up litter from Parkside Park and the surrounding community in Paradise Hills.

    More than seven San Diego churches are joining together for a morning of service, fun and camaraderie at Morley Field baseball diamonds in Balboa Park.

    9 a.m.
    San Diego Mayor Bob Filner will be at the San Diego Public Market for a breakfast honoring civil rights leaders.

    How are you recognizing the holiday?
     

    Let us know what you think. Comment below, send us your thoughts via Twitter @nbcsandiego or add your comment to our Facebook page.