City facilities are closed Monday, January 15th, 2024 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. City facilities will reopen at 8 AM at Tuesday, January 16th, 2024. Walla Walla University, Whitman College, and Walla Walla Community College are hosting a number of activities in observance of the day. 

On Monday, January 15, at 11:40 a.m., Walla Walla University will hold a special Martin Luther King Jr. Day event in the University Church featuring speaker Timothy J. Golden. Join us for Golden’s presentation, titled “Life and Legacy: Overcoming the Cultural Memory of Dr. King.”
Further events for Martin Luther King Jr. Day will include a legacy walk sponsored by both Whitman College and Walla Walla University. In the afternoon, the Center for Humanitarian Engagement at WWU is sponsoring two service events in honor of MLK Day. Find details here: