Events

The I AM 2018 campaign will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Memphis sanitation workers’ strike and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., connecting the legacy of the strikers and Dr. King to current issues facing our nation.

Minute of Reflection
Nationwide events to remember sanitation workers Echol Cole and Robert Walker
Thu., Feb. 1 at 10 a.m. ET

Host a Minute of Reflection Event

Events taking place in Memphis:

Mountaintop Conference
Mason Temple
Mon., April 2 – Tues., April 3

Musical Tribute
Mason Temple
Mon., April 2

Mountaintop Commemoration
Invite-only event at Mason Temple with national labor, political and arts leaders
Tues., April 3 at 6 p.m.

March and Rally
Starting from AFSCME Local 1733
Wed., April 4 at 9 a.m.

National Civil Rights Museum MLK50 Commemoration
Lorraine Motel
Wed., April 4 at 4 p.m.

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