On Saturday, Jan. 19, the Concerned Parents of Novato along with the Quest church, will be sponsoring the 13th annual Remembrance Walk @ 5:00 pm in front of the Novato Police Department Machin/DeLong followed by the 31st Annual Celebration Program which will start at 6 pm at the Quest, 1461 S. Novato Blvd.
The program will consist of local students sharing their talents in the areas of music and skits. There will also be a rare color photo exhibit of Dr. King during the Chicago Housing Movement. Our keynote speaker will be the highly respected Academy Award nominated documentary film maker Robin Fryday. She will be screening the The Barber of Birmingham, the 2012 Oscar Nominated Civil Rights Documentary Short. This film focuses on Mr. James Armstrong, a Civil Rights foot soldier and barber whose barbershop in Birmingham, Alabama had been a hub for haircuts and civil rights since 1955.