Eldest living sisiter of Dr. King, Christine King Farris
Two-year-old Elias Kabongo of Waldorf poses for his parents at the Martin Luther King memorial (Washington Post – thank you Marlz)
10:50 ET: The President holds an event at Asheville Regional Event in Fletcher, NC.
4:50: Gives remarks at West Wilkes High School in Millers Creek, NC.
11:0: Visits YMCA on Guilford Technical Community College campus in Jamestown, NC.
5:00: Delivers remarks at Greensville County High School in Emporia, VA
10:30: Delivers remarks at Joint Base Langley-Eustis
2:40: Speaks to fire fighters at Fire Station 9 North Chesterfield, VA
An Afghan carpet seller displays a handmade rug bearing the image of US President Barack Obama inside his shop in Kabul, Afghanistan. The shop owner said the he spent a year sewing the carpet and that it is not for sale. (From Boston.com – thank you Loriah)