Local events planned Wednesday on 50th anniversary of MLK's 'I Have a Dream' speech
Kristin Byrne, newsnet5.com
6:32 AM, Aug 28, 2013
10:07 AM, Aug 28, 2013
CLEVELAND - The Urban League of Greater Cleveland and other community groups have organized a rally and march on Wednesday night to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington where Dr. Martin Luther King Junior delivered his 'I Have a Dream' speech.
Starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, people plan to gather at Mall A, off St. Clair Avenue, near the Cleveland's Board of Education building.
At 6:30 pm., people will march a short distance to Cleveland's Public Auditorium where activities including a reenactment of historic events are planned from 7 to 9 p.m.
The Pride of Glenville Marching Band will be performing Wednesday night at Mall A. The band just returned from a trip to Washington D.C. where band members took part in festivities marking the 50th anniversary of the MLK march.