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To celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. 80 BD

By awoodall
Thursday, January 10th, 2008 at 2:34 pm in Fun Stuff to do in Oakland, Night Owl.

Oakland Celebrates the Dream Opening Ceremony Jan. 15

11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Frank Ogawa Plaza, in front of Oakland’s historic City Hall, 14th Street and Broadway

Oakland, California

Free Admission

 Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as Oakland marks Dr. King’s 80th Birthday. Event will feature live entertainment, inspiring presentations and a keynote speaker to be announced. A resource fair will present information on volunteer opportunities, community events and celebrations commemorating Dr. King, his life and his vision.

 In the event of inclement weather, the celebration will be moved to the Elihu M. Harris State Building at 1515 Clay Street.

 The Oakland Celebrates the Dream Opening Ceremony is sponsored by AT&T and the City of Oakland.

 For additional information, call (510) 444-CITY or visit www.oaklandnet.com/celebrations.

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