YHCR: Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade Scheduled on Oahu January 18, 2016

Posted 2015-08-31 05:24 PM

Dr. King’s dream for economic and social justice is still relevant today. Americans suffer divisions and inequity.We know the road to better opportunity runs right through our public schools, and we must stand strong for our students and for great public schools to help close those divides.


Sunday January 17, 2016 -5:30 p.m.
Annual bell ringing ceremony
Nagasaki Peace Bell
Honolulu Hale Civic Grounds
Lauhala & Beretania Streets

Save the date and plan to join us!

“Intelligence plus character — that is the goal of true education. The complete education gives one not only power of concentration, but worthy objectives upon which to concentrate.”
~Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Morehouse College student newspaper, 1947

Monday, January 18, 2016

Join our brothers and sisters from other unions, community groups, and your colleagues by participating in the annual festivities honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.

Monday, January 18, 2016
The Oahu parade begins at Ala Moana Beach Park and ends at Kapiolani Park

7:00 a.m. (Optional)  Meet at Kapiolani Park (on Monsarrat) to ride a bus to Ala Moana Beach Park
8:00 a.m. Start gathering at Ala Moana Beach Park
9:00 a.m. Parade begins at Ala Moana Beach Park
Following the parade, there will be one return bus trip available from Kapiolani Park to Magic Island.

Join us on Oahu:

Download details about the MLK PARADE here » (pdf)
(Updated December 16, 2016)

Join us on Maui

Posted December 4, 2015


Classroom Resources for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Hawaii Martin Luther King, Jr. Coalition
Morehouse College: King Collection
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site