From an email:
“Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration
MLK: The Making of a Holiday
Saturday, January 11
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
801 K Street NW
Join us to view “MLK: The Making of a Holiday.” This documentary will educate you on the extraordinary, historical events in Dr. King’s life, the civil rights era, the unveiling of the King Memorial, and this summer’s commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington. The documentary depicts the political process and popular movement behind the establishment of the nation holiday in Dr. King’s honor.
This program is presented in partnership with On The Potomac Productions and the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.
FREE & Open to the public”