SCV Interfaith Council Observes MLK
Monday night ceremony remembers civil rights leader.
On Monday, January 21st the Santa Clarita Interfaith Council will sponsor the 15th Annual Observance honoring the birthday, the dream, and the work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The program will be held from 3:00 – 5:00 pm at Santa Clarita United Methodist Church, located at 26640 Bouquet Canyon Rd., in Saugus.
The program theme “We Still Have A Dream…” will begin with a reception that will include International foods and dance and games. The inspirational program following the reception will include community singing, choral and video presentations, and prayers from various traditions.
“This is a youth and family oriented program,” said Pastor George McLeary, Interfaith president. “We are inviting guests to dress in traditional ethnic clothes to help create a joyous atmosphere!”
Faith communities belonging to the SCV Interfaith Council include: Bahai Faith of Santa Clarita, The Church of Hope (ELCA), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Friendly Valley United Methodist Church, Temple Beth Ami, Or Emet – A Jewish Congregation, Sarathchandra Buddhist Temple, Santa Clarita Valley Pagan Network, Santa Clarita United Methodist Church, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Unitarian Universalists, and Valencia United Methodist Church.
The program is free and open to the public. For more information call (661) 298-3890.