Kurt L. Schmoke will lead a learning session at Chevrei Tzedek Congregation on Saturday, January 13 on the topic of “Challenges to the MLK Legacy: Voting Suppression:” Dr. Schmoke served as the 46th mayor of Baltimore, Maryland, the first African American to be elected mayor. He is the current president of the University of Baltimore (UB), and former Dean of the Howard University School of Law. This event is the Congregation’s. annual observance of Martin Luther King Day and the birthday of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, a close associate and fellow freedom marcher with Dr. King. Sabbath Services begin at 9:30 am followed by a Kiddush Collation aat approximately 11:30 am. The lecture and discussion will begin at about 12:15 pm.