Published : Tuesday, January 23, 2018 | 1:41 PM
The Pasadena Black History Celebration Planning Committee is holding its honors dinner to celebrate civil rights leader Martin Luther King and Black History Month this Saturday, January 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Hilton Hotel.
The event will also to honor people in the community who are making a difference.
This year’s honorees, 2018 Pasadena Black History Parade Grand Marshalls, Ishmel Throne and Nicole Benard will be in attendance. Community Service Awards honorees include Ted Bates, Lynette West-Cater, George McGrudder, Darryl Qualls, and Rodney Wallace.
To purchase tickets email firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets are $65 per person (make checks payable to City of Pasadena).
For more information, visit or call: The Jackie Robinson Community Center, 1020 N Fair Oaks Ave. (626)- 744-7300
Pasadena’s Hilton Hotel is located at 168 S. Los Robles Ave. in Pasadena.