MLK Day of ServiceReading, April 2, 2019  State Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) is hosting an event to honor Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The event is being held at St. John Missionary Baptist Church at 436 S. 7th Street in Reading at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 4.

The event is a remembrance for the 51st anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination and marks the beginning of Pennsylvania Senate Democrats call for 30 days of action to combat poverty and economic insecurity in the Commonwealth.

Speakers include:

Sen. Schwank

Rev. Jerry Jones, St. John Missionary

Rev. Alberta Jones, Bethel AME

Rev. Dr. Bruce Alick, Zion Baptist Church

Elsayed Elmarzouky, servant of the Muslim Community in Berks County

Media and the public are invited.