The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Foundation of Ouachita Parish will be sponsoring several special events for Martin Luther King Day. 
The Martin Luther King Jr. Parade: Monday, January 15, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. from Swayze Elementary School to Robinson Elementary School on Burg Jones Lane, Monroe LA.  The theme is “The Power of Oneness.”
Mid-Day Service: 12:00 noon- 1:30 p.m. Speaker- Rev. Dr. Charles Jones- Former Legislator at Piney Grove Baptist Church, 126 South 10th St. West Monroe, La. 

Annual Awards and Recognition Program: 5:30 p.m. meeting, greeting and eating. Program begins at 6:30 p.m. Speaker Mr. Don Cincone; international artists and prominent minister and pastor at Zion Travelers Baptist Church. Location: Zion Travelevers Baptist Church, 200 South 11th St. Monroe, La.