Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The School District of University City and City of University City celebrated Martin Luther King Jr. Saturday.
The 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. community-wide celebration was held Saturday. It began on the front lawn of Jackson Park School with a “Positive Protest March” led by University City High School’s drum line. The program immediately followed in the UCHS auditorium. This year’s theme was “What’s YOUR Dream?” See more photos on University City Patch's Facebook page. The 2013 MLK Spirit award winner was the late Agnes Clarice Taylor Gladney. The School District of University City released the following biography of Gladney: Agnes Clarice Taylor Gladney was fondly known as simply Clarice. Born and raised in Oklahoma, she attended Talladega College in Alabama, where she met and married John H. Gladney Jr. upon her graduation. She and …
Friday, January 18, 2013
A look at events and activities in and around University City.
Looking for something to do this weekend in and around University City? Look no further — Patch has you covered. Friday, Jan. 18 Saturday, Jan. 19 Sunday, Jan. 20 Monday, Jan. 21
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
The 2013 MLK Spirit Award nomination deadline is Friday, Dec. 7.
Make plans to join the University City community at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, for the 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. community-wide Celebration. This year’s theme is “What’s YOUR Dream?” The event starts on the front lawn of Jackson Park School with a “Positive Protest March” led by University City High School’s drum line. The program immediately follows in the UCHS Charles Banks auditorium. New this year is a “Positive Family Poster Project.” Community members and families are encouraged to create signs in keeping with the theme to carry as they march. Sign carriers will receive a raffle ticket as they enter the auditorium. At the end of the program, participants will be invited on stage to compete in a drawing for donated …