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MLK Virtual March 2021
January 18 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
The City of Greeley, University of Northern Colorado, Aims Community College, School District 6, and High Plains Library District have an exciting MLK March planned. Enjoy a welcoming performance from UNC Performing and Visual Arts Students, a recipe from DeAndre Smith, and spoken word by poet and activist, Saida Dahir.
MLK 2021 March will take place virtually this January 18, 2021! We’ve planned some exciting things for the Greeley community to participate in this year’s MLK Virtual March.
- 9:00 a.m. – Welcome to MLK Virtual March (Zoom) and UNC Performing & Visual Arts Students, Performance of Black National Anthem
- UNC Operation Cheesecake, Performance
- DeAndre Smith, Soul Food Chef: DeAndre will give you a rundown on Soul Food and share a quick recipe from his kitchen.
- Saida Dahir, Poet & Activist, Guest Speak: Saida Dahir from Salt Lake City is a student activist who uses spoken word to explore her place in America and the world. On the eve of her high school graduation, she recorded this poem.
- Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc. Closing Words
- Everyone will be prompted to put on their MLK gear and participate in marching in your neighborhood, tag a selfie on social media showing your support, wearing your gear and walking in your neighborhood, park, etc. with #MLKGreeley2021.
Community members are invited to also participate in two pre-event program activities:
- At the Table with Dr. King – Thursday, January 14 from 3:15-4:00 p.m.