RENO, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- More than 50 children are expected to participate in a community clean-up at Montello and E. 9th streets.
Boys and Girl's Club staff members along with other volunteers will also perform King Jr's "I have a dream" speech.
It will all take place from 1to 4pm today.
After the members return to the Club, a performance of the "I Have a Dream" speech takes place featuring acclaimed theater actress Mrs. Evette Perry-Buchanan, Boys & Girls Club staff members, and Ambition Beauty Leadership Equality (A.B.L.E.) Women from the University of Nevada, Reno, a young women's group dedicated to making a difference on campus and in the community.
Following the community service and entertainment portions of the event, an art exhibit is unveiled displaying works completed by members at the Club's 18 sites and showcasing legendary African American historical figures and events.
For more information on the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows including its Martin Luther King Jr. event, volunteer, donation and career opportunities please call 775-331-KIDS (775-331-5437) or visit www.BGCTM.org <http://www.bgctm.org/>. For more information on the Give Back Like Jack community service program, visit www.GiveBackLikeJack.org <http://www.GiveBackLikeJack.org>.