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Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pmFREE
In coordination with many valued volunteers, Pocahontas County Opera House Foundation, High Rocks Educational Corporation, and Preservation Alliance of WV, we have planned a full day of education and celebration to honor the life and work of Dr. King. Join us on Monday the 21st for activities that reflect his commitment to peace, justice, and inclusion.
Schedule · Monday, January 21, 2019
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Read Aloud offered every 30 minutes with accompanying art project for youth, K-5. At McClintic Library
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Heritage Room in McClintic Library open to view selected pieces highlighting Black History appreciation
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Pocahontas County Opera House displays present audio and visual recordings, student poetry and art contributions
12:00 PM – 12:30 PM
Community Sing-Along and Recorded Performances at Pocahontas County Opera House
Community Church bells ring in Memorial
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Community Meal of Soups and Bread at Pocahontas County Opera House
Walking Tour to Greenbrier Hill School on The Greenbrier River Trail and 4th Ave. Depart from Opera House
Walking Tour to Mural on Route 39. Departs from McClintic Library.
Paint clay doves with Cynthia Gurreri from Pocahontas County Arts Council at 503 3rd Ave, Marlinton. (old Poc, Woods)
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Community Supper of Soups and Bread at Pocahontas County Opera House