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News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, January 3, 2011

MLK Day celebration at Crossroads

"The Celebration of a Dream," a tribute to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., will be held on Monday, Jan. 17, noon to 3 p.m., at the Crossroads Bellevue Market Stage (corner of 156th Avenue Northeast and Northeast Eighth Street). The annual event is held to celebrate the timeless, peaceful and unifying message of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The event is free and will feature a variety of entertainment and a health fair.

Scheduled Entertainment:
12:30 p.m. - Nu Black Arts West Theatre
1:15 p.m. - Filipinas Performing Arts of Washington State
2 p.m. - Show Brazil 

Health Fair
The health fair will include representatives from 10 nonprofit and public agencies in King County, and will provide attendees with valuable information related to health issues and available community services. The health fair is sponsored by the Bellevue Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., a nonprofit organization predominately comprised of African American college-educated women who have been serving the Bellevue area since 1989. 

The event is sponsored by the Bellevue Parks & Community Services Cultural Diversity Program, Crossroads Bellevue Shopping Center and the Bellevue Alumnae Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

For more information, contact Kevin Henry at khenry@bellevuewa.gov or call 425-452-7886.

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Parks & Community Services
P.O. Box 90012
Bellevue, WA 98009
Contact: Mark Manuel
Phone: 425-452-7886
E-mail: mmanuel@bellevuewa.gov

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