San Antonio Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission
Calendar of Events

The following events are hosted by the City of San Antonio MLK, Jr. Commission and partner organizations.

All events will be streamed on social media channels unless otherwise notated.

Tuesday, January 12

Bexar County Proclamation & Donation Ceremony

10:00 a.m. • Courthouse (in-person)

Wednesday, January 13

COVID-19 Vaccine - Virtual Medical Conversation & Resources

7:00 p.m. • Streamed on social media channels Register online
In partnership with the Center for Healthcare Services
A panel discussion on the COVID Vaccination with Leo Edwards MD (middle), Kenneth Kemp MD (right), Ruth Morgan MD (left), FAAFP, Lauren Rodriguez -Thompson RN (not pictured)
panel

Thursday, January 14

Mental Health Awareness - Virtual Conversation & Resources on the Impact of COVID-19 Isolation and Fear

7:00 p.m. • Streamed on social media channels Register online
In partnership with the Center for Healthcare Services
A critical conversation on Mental Health with Rene Olvera, MD MPH (middle), Bridgett Bailey MD (left), Juanita Rodriguez-Cordero MA, LPC (not pictured), Dora Snedeker RN QMHP (right)
panel

Friday, January 15

Dr. King Birthday - Supporting Local Businesses

All Day • Streamed on social media channels

Saturday, January 16

Community Wellness Day in the Park

In partnership with the Center for Healthcare Services

Sunday, January 17

YOUTH TOWN HALL - VIRTUAL NEWS4SA

2:00 p.m. • Livestream News4SA

City-wide Interfaith Worship Service

4:00 p.m. • Sponsored by and simulcast on TVSA (Channel 21) and YouTube (Channel 15) • Watch the recorded service online
2021 MLK Interfaith worship service

Monday, January 18

MLK Virtual March

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. • TV Channels: News4SA and TVSA21 • Livestream: News4SA.com, FoxSanAntonio.com, News4 Facebook, Fox San Antonio Facebook, MLK Commission Facebook, and TVSA
MLK Virtual March

Deadline for MLK Scholarship Car Raffle

Purchase a raffle ticket to enter to win a new car and support the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Fund. Raffle tickets are $25.00 each and are available for purchase until January 18th, 2021. Get your raffle tickets.
MLK Scholarship Car Raffle

Time to Serve

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
An event to allow Citizens to serve our community across San Antonio and Bexar County Citizens are encouraged to wear their MLK shirt, can go to any local park or trail, take a walk, pick up a bag of trash, take a picture of themselves close to a park/trail sign and/or MLK sign and send to City of San Antonio at MLK@sanantonio.gov

Tuesday, January 19

An Evening with Ashley Blaine Featherson

7:00 p.m. • live.trinity.edu
Ashley Blaine Featherson

general Meetings

In response to COVID-19, all Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission meetings will take place virtually via Webex until further notice. 

View the meeting agenda.

MonDAY, July 20, 2020

6:00 p.m. • WebEx

MonDAY, August 24, 2020

6:00 p.m. • WebEx

Monday, September 28, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx 

Monday, October 26, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx

Monday, December 7, 2020

6:00 p.m. •wbeEx

Monday, January 11, 2021

6:00 p.m. • WbeEx

Executive Meetings

MLK Executive Committee Meetings take place on the first Monday of every month,unless otherwise noted. Executive meetings are closed to the public.

MonDAY, July 6, 2020

6:00 p.m. • WebEx

MonDAY, August 10, 2020

6:00 p.m. • WebEx

Monday, September 14, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx 

Monday, October 5, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx 

Monday, October 12, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx

Monday, November 2, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx 

Monday, November 16, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx 

Monday, December 14, 2020

6:00 p.m. •WebEx 

Monday, January 4, 2021

5:30 p.m. •WebEx

Monday, January 14, 2021

5:30 p.m. • WebEx

View past general and executive meeting agendas.

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