Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2021

Online Commemorative Events

8:30 a.m.

31st Annual MLK Breakfast (online)

A Bold Conversation with Dr. Bernice King and Ambassador Andrew Young moderated by Dr. Michael L. Lomax.

11 a.m.

Dr. King’s Legacy and His Call to Us in Beloved Community at Luther Seminary. A panel discussion from Luther Seminary. Learn more and register.


Noon to 1:30 p.m.

MLK Day 2021 pre-recorded intergenerational “Ted Talk” style event features speakers on the theme of “Show Up.” In the words of poet Joe Davis, “We are each called to this place. We each have the ability to be. If you don’t show up, how can we hear you?” The video will also include children’s book readings, and a virtual poem read by various people. The event will be a YouTube Premiere.