Incoming President Barack Obama has declared Martin Luther King Day a "day of service". Want to give back to the community? The Monterey Peninsula Regional Park district needs volunteers to help restore Marina Dunes Preserve on Saturday from 9:30am to noon. The Monterey Bay chapter of the California Native Plant Society is restoring Garrapata State Park and Soberanes Creek on Sunday; Contact Jan 831.236.0905 or or Bruce at or 831.277.7690 for details. On Monday, donate food and clothing for the needy from 10am to noon at the Marina Community Center at 211 Hillcrest Avenue, or help The Watershed Institute restore Natividad Creek Park in Salinas from noon to 3pm.