The 48th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Lincoln Memorial Church will host an observation and celebratory memorial tribute on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, April 4 at the Church, 641 Masten Avenue, from 6 to 8 p.m. Guest speaker include Ted Kirkland, former council President George K. Arthur, Rev. George Nicholas, former Council Member-at-Large Cliff Bell and Charley J. Fisher. Poetry by Alberto O. Cappas, Legislator Betty Jean Gant and Patricia Bozeman will also be featured. George K. Arthur and Cliff Bell will share inspirational stories about Dr. King’s visit to Buffalo just a few years before he died. Dr. King was assassinated on April 4, 1968in Memphis, Tennessee.