The Martin Luther King Jr. Group Middle will carry stay leisure, enjoyable actions and academic alternatives to Quad-Cities residents on the thirty third annual Household Enjoyable Day and Parade.
Festivities start with the parade at 10 a.m. Sept. 11, setting off from Frances Willard Elementary College, 2503 ninth St., Rock Island, and ending on the MLK Middle, 630 ninth St., Rock Island. From there the enjoyable will proceed till 7 p.m. on the heart and MLK Jr. Park throughout the road.
Along with the parade there can be youngsters actions corresponding to face-painting and balloon twisting.
Each meals and retail distributors will attend the occasion, and the NAACP of Rock Island County will maintain a group useful resource truthful with over 50 informational cubicles.
Up to now, the household enjoyable day ended at 2 p.m. This extension will enable for extra distributors and stay leisure. Performances embody DJ Swift, rapper Yung Julio, Metro Youth Program Name-out Spherical/Dance Battle, Acoustic Soul and Daniel & Pippy.
“Household Enjoyable Day is actually an enormous block celebration for individuals of all ages,” MLK Middle Govt Director Jerry Jones mentioned in a information launch. “We’re inviting all the Quad-Cities to hitch this free group occasion and to expertise a few of the better of what Rock Island has to supply.”
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