Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service | News Thanks for making our 2013 MLK Jr. Day of Service a Huge Success! February 15, 2013August 24, 2022 A great team effort! This family obviously had a great time! Words to live by. A colorful blanket made by an enthusiastic group of 10-year-olds. This father and son worked together to make Valentines. A little artist hard at work. Friends display their finished blanket. Happy Family hard at work. MLK Day of Service, a multi-generational event. Almost 700 people showed up for the 2013 MLK, Jr. Day of Service event at New Trier. Over 60 blankets were donated to homeless shelters. The New Trier Township Food Pantry went home with a carload of detergent.