Best Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations In Boston

January 12, 2015 11:00 AM
Best Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations In Boston

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When it comes to Martin Luther King Jr. Day, it is not only about celebrating his life, but his work. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a strong advocate for public service and did much himself. As such, the holiday dedicated to him is a day of service and learning both in Boston and the rest of the country. To truly celebrate the day, become part of the many initiatives set up around the city or enjoy free admission to a great museum on January 19, 2015. What better way to celebrate MLK than by volunteering or learning? Package Books For Prison Book Program 1306 Hancock St., Suite 100 Quincy, MA 02169 (617) 423-3298

A great way to get in both community service and education is to help with the Prison Book Program in Quincy. On Martin Luther King Day, some of the volunteers who are taking part in MLK Boston Cares Day of Service are going to be putting together packages for this program. It allows prisoners to read great books and even give reviews on their readings "

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