Come Together to Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with 3rd Annual Day of Community Service
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Prepared by Mary Anne Sullivan for River View Observer
Hoboken & Jersey City, New Jersey â€“ January 18th, 2013 â€“ There may not be any classes on Monday, January 21, but over 200 students from All Saints Episcopal Day School, Mustard Seed School and Stevens Cooperative School will spend the day learning what Dr. King meant when he said, â€œLifeâ€™s most persistent and urgent question is â€˜What are you doing for others?â€™â€Â This â€œDay of Serviceâ€ will include children from Kindergarten through 8th grade working alongside teachers and parents in a wide range of activities.
Â â€œThis is a â€˜day on,â€™ not a â€˜day offâ€™â€ remarked one 8th grader.Â â€œA friend from another school was surprised I would come to school when I didnâ€™t have to.Â But itâ€™s the perfect way to spend MLK Day, and I told my friend I wouldnâ€™t miss this.â€ Continue reading 3rd Annual Day of Community Service in Honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.