January 14, 2002
Additional events honoring King
€ King County employees and the public are invited to gather on Thursday, Jan. 17, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Paramount Theater in Seattle to remember King's call to "reach for the mountaintop." Tim Wise, an anti-racist activist since age 14, is the keynote speaker. No charge. Contact Michael Smith of the King County Prosecutor's Office at (206) 296-9000
€ "Montage for Martin," an original oratorio written in honor of King, will premiere in Seattle on Martin Luther King Day at Benaroya Hall. The composer, Dr. Stephen Newby, is a Bothell resident and worship arts pastor of Antioch Bible Church Northshore. The presentation is geared for a diverse audience with two performances at 1 p.m. and 7:30 pm. Tickets are $12. See www.MontageforMartin.com.