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MLK Community Celebration

  • Wilson Middle School Natick (map)

Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with fellow members of our Natick community. This inspiring celebration will include:

  • Our Featured Speaker - Jamele Adams, Dean of Students at Brandeis University 

  • Natick Middle & High School Essay Contest Winners

  • Johnson School 3rd & 4th grade "Peacemakers" 

  • Voices of Metrowest

  • Natick High Varsity Jazz Dance Team

  • Scalestorm and Seven's Not Enough, Natick High's a cappella groups

  • West Street Jazz Band and more!

Join us - all are welcome for this community gathering and we hope you stay for the Family Volunteering and Community Welcoming Event

Family Volunteering & Community Welcoming Event will immediately follow the celebration (11AM-Noon in the Wilson Cafeteria.) Light refreshments will be provided. (Registration is not required but encouraged for planning purposes.) 

Family Volunteering and Community Welcoming Event

  • Join us to assemble lunch and snack bags for local kids who need a meal. This year’s MLK Community Service Project is dedicated to ensuring that all children in Natick have access to food over the February school vacation week, when subsidized school meal programs are not available.(Parent/caregiver with students preschool and up -- all are welcome to lend a hand!) Interested in supporting our service project? Click here for more information!

  • Help Pat Conaway of Keep Natick Beautiful build Recycle Buddy Bins and put together the KNB Units (Trash + Buddy Bins) so people can “AdoptASpot” in their own neighborhoods and keep them clean and beautiful!

  • Enjoy interactive activities lead by student groups including Natick High School's Peer Advocates!

  • Meet and greet many of Natick's incredible community partners and learn about their work and offerings at the Community Welcoming Event, with info tables from organizations like Natick METCO, Natick Together for Youth (NTY), Natick Center Cultural District, Natick Education Foundation and Natick TedX, SPARK Kindness, Natick is UNITED, Natick SEPAC and more!

— Lead Sponsors: Interfaith Clergy of Natick, Natick METCO Program, Natick Public Schools and the Natick High School Peer Advocates, Natick Together for Youth, Natick is UNITED, SPARK Kindness

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