Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
The California African American Museum celebrates the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
The entire LA community is invited for art-making activities, a march, a marathon reading of King’s lesser-known speeches and sermons, gallery visits, DJ-provided tunes and food truck fare, all in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
10am - 4pm: Family drop-in art activities
10am-11am: King Study: Listen to a recording of King’s 1968 Los Angeles speech introduced by James Baldwin, then stay for a group discussion
11am – 12 noon - Passing the Torch: Intergenerational Activism in the 21st Century
1pm – 2pm - The Time is Always Right to do Right: Keynote by Reverend Eddie Anderson
2pm – 3pm - Young Activists Present MLK Speeches
3pm – 4pm - Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King
4pm – 5pm - Children’s March around the Rose Garden