Martin Luther King, Jr.

University of Bridgeport Celebrates MLK Jr.


The University of Bridgeport will once again honor the memory of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of events designed to foster community engagement during the week of January 20, 2020. Events are free and open to community members.

Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?"
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.



Tuesday, January 21

Chasing the Dream: The Story of Dr. Martin L. King and the Civil Rights Movement:
Reflections in the 21st Century

With Stephen Balkaran, Author

12:15 - 1:30 p.m.

Social Room
John J. Cox Student Center
244 University Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
 



Friday, January 24

Downtown Bridgeport Community Clean-up

1:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Register to Volunteer


LifeBridge Community Closet

2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

475 Clinton Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Register to Volunteer
 



Saturday, January 25

2020 Census Canvassing

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

B:Hive
930 Main Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Register to Volunteer


Seaside/South End Neighborhood Clean-up

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Register to Volunteer

Date:
January 21, 2020
Ends on:
Venue:
University of Bridgeport
Address:
126 Park Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06604
Contact:
Melanie Strout
mestrout@bridgeport.edu