Families can join us on Martin Luther King Jr. Day as George Russell Jr. and Company lead participants in interactive song to show how spirituals, gospel and folk-blues played an important role in both the Underground Railroad and the civil rights movement.
The Celebrate! series, appropriate for family audiences and children ages 5 and up, highlights America’s rich cultural diversity through the arts with free performances. To make a reservation, please visit the Celebrate! page online at www.jfklibrary.org/celebrate or call 617-514-1644.