The following is a list of events scheduled to commemorate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: THURSDAY, JAN. 10
The Social Responsibility Awards Breakfast for labor, management and government sponsored by the Martin Luther King Jr. Metropolitan Washington Support Group will be held at the 19th Street Baptist Church, 4606 16th St. NW, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Call 292-4731 or 265-0666 for information. SATURDAY, JAN. 12
The 13th Annual Martin Luther King Benefit Luncheon, also sponsored by the Support Group, will be held in the Cotillion Room, Washington Sheraton Hotel, 2660 Woodley Rd. NW, at 1 p.m. The Rev. H. Wesley Wiley will be the guest speaker. A reception at noon will precede the luncheon. Call Helen V. Tate at 737-4697 or 635-4574 for information.
The First Baptist Drama Department at Mount Jezerel Baptist Church, 405 Riggs Rd. NE, will present "A Day of Absence," a comedy, at 7 p.m. Call Irene Johnson at 737-4697 or 829-3799 for information.
"Of Songs, Peace and Struggle," a lecture and song workshop focusing on the civil rights movement in Birmingham, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History, 14th Street and Constitution Ave. NW. James Orange, former organizer for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, and Carlton Reese, director of the Alabama Christian Leadership Choir, will lead the free workshop. Call 357-2700 for information. SUNDAY, JAN. 13
An ecumenical service for Dr. King's birthday will be held at 4 p.m. at the New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, 1313 New York Ave. NW. Dr. Calvin Morris will be the featured speaker. Free. Call 756-7330 or 269-3092 for information. MONDAY, JAN. 14
A concert by Patrick Blackwell, and a youth and young adult motivation rally, will be held at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 712 Randolph St. NW. The free concert is sponsored by the Support Group. Call 722-1756 or 332-0440 for information.
Sweet Honey in the Rock will give a concert at noon at Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History, 14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW. Free. Call 357-2700 for information.
At the annual program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Bernice King, youngest daughter of Dr. King, will speak at 10:45 a.m., Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Great Hall, 200 Independence Ave. SW. Free. Call Jane Branche, 475-0297 or 475-0300, for information. TUESDAY, JAN. 15
The Martin Luther King Day Parade will begin at 9 a.m. in Anacostia, starting at the Barry Farms Recreation Center near Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue and Howard Road, SE. Organizers estimate that the parade will last two to four hours. Call 724-8062 for information.
The First Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Breakfast, sponsored by the United Planning Organization, will be held at 7:45 a.m. at the Capital Hilton Hotel, 16th and K streets NW. Featured speaker will be the Rev. Lewis Anthony. Call 638-7300, ext. 514 or 300, for information.
The District of Columbia's annual ceremony honoring Dr. King will be held at 10 a.m. in the lobby of Martin Luther King Memorial Library, 901 G St. NW. Speakers will include Mayor Marion Barry, City Council Chairman David Clarke and other council members. Free. Call 727-6224 for information.
A tribute to Dr. King, sponsored by the Congressional Black Associates and the D.C. Chapter of Professional Black Organizations, will be held at noon on the U.S. Capitol steps, east side. Free. Call Richard Gordon at 225-6531 for information.
The United Church of Christ Commission for Racial Justice will sponsor its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "Teach-In" at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 10th and G streets NW, from 10 a.m 1 p.m. The subject this year is "The Family." The Rev. Ben Chavis and Dr. Elsie Scott will lead the discussion. Free. Call 289-2083 for information.
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum will present a film on Dr. King at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., at the museum, 2405 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE. Free. Call 357-2700 for information.
An interfaith service will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Zion Baptist Church, 4850 Blagden Ave. NW. Bishop John Hurst Adams will speak. Free. Call 234-6300 for information. Another interfaith service is set for 8 p.m. at Faith Temple, 1313 New York Ave. NW, sponsored by the Langston Hughes-Eleanor Roosevelt Democratic Club. Free. Call Joe James, 234-7613.
"Sharing Traditions: Five Black Artists in 19th Century America," about artists whose works have been neglected through the years, will open and continue through April 7. Open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily at the National Museum of American Art, 8th and G streets NW. Free. Call 357-2700 for information. THURSDAY, JAN. 17
A tribute to Dr. King, sponsored by the Civil Liberties League No. 194, IBPO Elks of the World, will be held at 8 p.m. at 1844 Third St. NW. Free. Call William Rush at 488-4182 or 387-4120 for information.