MLK Day Activities in NH

From the American Friends Service Committee

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

HOLLIS – Martin Luther King Day Breakfast, with keynote speaker Woullard Lett, sponsored by Southern NH Outreach for Black Unity, Alpine Grove, Rte 111A, Hollis NH, 8 to 11 am. Tickets: Adults $35.00 in advance or $40.00 at the door. Youth/Students $20.00. Children 4yrs. and under free. Info: 6038828994.

EXETER – Martin Luther King Day Breakfast with Dr. Courtney Marshall as keynote speaker on “The Revolutionary Power of Love,” at Red Brick Church/First Baptist Church of Exeter, 2 Spring Street, Exeter, NH, 9 am to noon. 

CONCORD – Martin Luther King Day Service Project at Concordia Lutheran Church, 9 am.

MANCHESTER – 35TH Annual Martin Luther King Day Community Celebration, with Robert Azzi, keynote speaker and presentation of 2017 MLK Award to Eva Castillo, sponsored by MLK Coalition, at St. George Greek Orthodox Community Center, 650 Hanover Street, Manchester. Admission free. 2 pm social hour and light meal, program 3 to 5 pm. Music with West HS Jazz Band and the New England Pentecostal Ministries Choir. Info: or on Facebook.

LACONIA MLK Day Celebration with Arnie Alpert, keynote speaker, sponsored by Belknap County Democrats at the 405 Pub and Grille, 405 Union Ave, Laconia, 5:30 to 8:30 pm. RSVP to Kate Miller at (603) 5569523 or Lew Henry (603)7939187.

NASHUA – MLK Dinner, honoring Senator Maggie Hassan, sponsored by National Cultural Diversity Awareness Council, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel located at 2 Somerset Pkway in Nashua,NH. Social hour is from 5:00PM6:00PM. The dinner and evening program start at 6:00pm. Tickets ($60 each) must be obtained in advance. Table sponsorships are available. For tickets and table sponsorship information, please visit

TAMWORTH – Community Celebration of MLK Day with Maggie Fogarty, keynote speaker, sponsored by Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Eastern Slope, Clergy of the Eastern Slope, World Fellowship Center at the UU Fellowship, 30 Tamworth Rd, Tamworth, 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Info on Facebook or call Andy at 6034472113.