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Chairperson Grant to Participate in Dr. King Tribute January 17


                Erie County Legislature Chairperson Betty Jean Grant (D-Buffalo) is among the people participating in the 35th Annual Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. from noon-1:30 p.m. Thursday, January 17, at the Downtown County Central Public, 1 Lafayette Square in downtown Buffalo.

                Along with Chairperson Grant, those taking part in a celebration through music, poetry, storytelling, dance and readings includes Master of Ceremonies and former Buffalo Common Council Member Clifford Bell, Deputy Buffalo Mayor Ellen E. Grant, educator Eva Doyle, Jazzy T of WBLK-FM, storyteller Sharon Holley, dancer Yvonne Mitchell, the Colored Musicians Club, singer Angela Stewart, performer Annette Daniels-Taylor and Library Executive Director Mary Jean Jakubowski.

                The celebration of Dr. King is free and open to the public, and presented by the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library. For more information, please contact 858-8900 or www.BuffaloLib.org.