Courtesy of Muldown Elementary School

A look at Martin Luther King Jr. Day events planned in the Colorado Springs area, and a list of what's open and closed Monday.


All People’s Breakfast — 7:30-10 a.m., Reid Arena, El Pomar Sports Center, 44 W. Cache La Poudre St., $10. Tickets available through Saturday at Worner Center information desk, 389-6607. Community rally at 10 a.m. with march to Acacia Park, meet in lobby of Worner Center;

Rally and March — 10:30 a.m., beginning at Worner Campus Center, proceeding to Acacia Park;

Martin Luther King Jr. Observance — Table of Brotherhood discussion, music and keynote speaker, Zachary Wood, noon-5 p.m., Pikes Peak Community College, 5675 S. Academy Blvd., free. Registration:


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.

Post Office: Offices closed and no mail Monday.

Public schools: Most school districts closed Monday. Check with individual districts.

The Gazette: Open regular hours Monday.

Malls, 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: 1-800-906-9069,

New Mexico: 1-800-432-4269,

Oklahoma: 1-844-465-4997,

Texas: 1-800-452-9292,

Utah: 1-866-511-8824,

Wyoming: 1-888-996-7623,

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