Central Baptist Church of Winchester, 101 W. Lexington Ave., Winchester.
■ MLK March and Celebration. 6 p.m. Jan. 20. The march will be held in front of the courthouse at 6 p.m. and the celebration will be at the church at 6:15 p.m.
University of Kentucky tribute to the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Starting at 5 p.m. Jan. 19. UK Student Center, Room 230, Lexington. Vigil and short, silent march, featuring student-produced recreations of acts of violence, including King's assassination.
Following the march, a group discussion led by the Violence Intervention & Prevention Center's social justice educator, Carol Taylor; MLK Center Scholar in Residence, Gerald Smith; and Georgia Powers, Kentucky's first black Senator, Kentucky's first woman Senator and colleague of King.
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Sponsored by the UK Martin Luther King Center.
Disciples for the Dream Martin Luther King Jr. Worship Service. 6 p.m. Jan. 19. Central Christian Church 205 E. Short St., Lexington (859) 277-2992.
K-8 No School Day Classes for Martin Luther King Day of Service. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 20. Living Arts and Science Center, Lexington.
Discounted day of programs for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. (859) 252-5222. Pre-registration required.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration. Jan. 20. Heritage Hall West, Lexington Center, W. Main St., Lexington.
■ Unity Breakfast. 6:30 a.m. $20. (859) 539-5337.
■ 10 a.m. Freedom March
■ 11 a.m. Commemorative Program with Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon
■ Lee Daniels' The Butler. 2:30 p.m. Kentucky Theatre, 214 E. Main St., Lexington. Free.
Presented by the University of Kentucky and the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government. For more information, www.uky.edu/mlk.
Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Jan. 20. Living Arts and Science Center, 362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Lexington. $5-$25. (859) 252-5222, Lasclex.org.
Explorium special programs. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Jan. 20. Explorium of Lexington, 440 W. Short St., Lexington. Learn about King and contributions from other great African Americans. Learn about the "I Have A Dream" speech and make a dream catcher, go on a scavenger hunt, put your handprint om our community art project and more. Free for children. At least one adult should accompany up to four children. Explorium.com. (859) 258-3253.
Honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. 12:30-3:30 p.m. Jan 20. Carnegie Center, Lexington. Lunch provided by Whole Foods and a series of interactive family workshops, including drumming with Marcus Wilkerson, community poetry with Jude McPherson and Leigh Anne Hornfeldt, a reading and talk by George Ella Lyon, a group service project, and a showing of Dr. King's inspirational speeches. Free.