List: Martin Luther King Jr. Day events, closings

By: The Gazette
January 19, 2014 Updated: January 20, 2014 at 7:51 am
photo - Martin Luther King Jr.  was born Jan. 15, 1929, and the federal holiday is the third Monday in January. (AP file)
Martin Luther King Jr. was born Jan. 15, 1929, and the federal holiday is the third Monday in January. (AP file) 

Here's what's open and what's not around Colorado Springs on Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day:


Banks and credit unions: Most banks and credit unions closed Monday. Check with individual locations.

Buses (Metro Transit): Regular bus service Monday.

Government offices: City, county, state and federal offices closed Monday.

Libraries: Pikes Peak District Library branches closed Monday.

Postal Service: Offices closed and no mail service Monday.

Public schools: Most school districts closed Monday; check individual districts.

The Gazette: Open regular hours.

Malls and major department and grocery stores: Open regular hours Monday.

Road conditions and other information

Colorado: 1-877-315-7623,

Arizona: 1-888-411-7623,

Kansas: 1-800-585-7623,

Nebraska: 1-402-471-4533,

New Mexico: 1-800-432-4269,


Texas: 1-800-452-9292,

Utah: 1-866-511-8824,

Wyoming: 1-888-996-7623,


All People's Breakfast - Courageous Conversations to Courageous Actions - With the Rev. Benjamin Broadbent from First Congregational Church, 8 a.m., Colorado College, Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center, 825 N. Cascade Ave., $7 at the door, seating limited; 389-6607.

Celebrate MLK Day - With Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble and Colorado Springs Chapter Choir of the Gospel Music Workshop of America, 7 p.m., Colorado College, Armstrong Theatre, inside Armstrong Hall, 14 E. Cache La Poudre St., free; 389-6607.



- Parades, marches and service projects to honor MLK across the US

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