- The "Taking a Step Forward" event to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lasts from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Free and open to the public, it sponsored by the Center of Career and Civic Engagement, Multicultural Student Life and Resident Students Association.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Students Will Help Educate Youth During King Day for Kids on Jan. 17" (2011). Winthrop News 2011. 1.