Saturday, January 15 WUAB
CW43 7:00 p.m.
Monday, January 17 WOIO
19News 9:00 a.m.
WUAB CW43 11:00 a.m.
“Neighbors helping neighbors. This
year’s honorees are beacons of hope in our community,” said
Felton Thomas, Jr., Executive Director and CEO of Cleveland
Public Library. “For the second year, the Library has
collaborated with WOIO to create a program that embodies the
teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the spirit of
“WOIO is proud to partner with
Cleveland Public Library on this important program in tribute of
Dr. King’s legacy,” remarks Matt Moran, General Manager at WOIO
and WUAB. “This program is an extension of our ongoing work to
uncover truths, provoke conversation, and tell the stories that
empower our community.”
This year’s theme for the MLK 2022
program is “Courage, Commitment, and Change.” “Change is
difficult. It takes courage and commitment to make an impact in
the community. Our honorees have removed barriers to create
opportunities for their neighbors and bring unity to our great
city,” said Dr. Sadie Winlock, Chief Equity, Education &
Engagement Officer at Cleveland Public Library.
Viewers will be inspired by
Cleveland Public Library Drum Major for Change Award winner Dr.
Edgar Jackson and intrigued by a conversation with United Way of
Greater Cleveland President and CEO Augie Napoli. Program
highlights include an I Have a Dream message from a children’s
perspective, a special message from the Cleveland Public Library
Board of Trustees, and a performance by Alpha Phi Alpha
Fraternity, Inc., Delta Alpha Lambda Chapter.
“We hope this celebration inspires
people to honor Dr. King in their everyday lives,” remarks
Cleveland Public Library is open for
drive-up and walk-up services Monday – Saturday from 10 a.m. – 6
p.m. The Main Library drive-up window is open from 7 a.m. – 7
p.m. Monday through Friday and from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on
Saturday. To order your next read, movie, or audiobook by mail,
visit cpl.org to learn about our Homebound Service and Words on