The Literacy and Diversity mural at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Literary and Fine Arts School, commonly known as King Lab, will be dedicated Thursday, Sept. 20, at 5 p.m.

The mural, which measures 8 feet by 22 feet, was designed by visiting artist Maggie Weiss and funded by an Evanston Arts Council/Cultural Fund grant and a Foundation 65 grant.

The dedication will take place near the double staircase at the north end of the school, just below where the mural is hanging outside the man office.

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio...

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