Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Event Date: 
Monday, January 16, 2017 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free for Newark residents; $5 all others
Contact Phone or Email: 
973-596-6550
Recommended Age: 
3 & up
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The Newark Museum hosts a day of inspiring and educational programs for families. Activities include:

  • MLK Jr. Fun Facts Scavenger Hunt
  • Button making using inspirational quotes
  • Spoken Word Pop Ups in the Civil Rights and Harlem Renaissance Galleries
  • Community Project: Contribute your artistic “voice” to create a celebration of Newark
  • A film screening at 4pm of “I Have a Dream" Speech
  • Premier Dance Theatre Company of Montclair performs a tribute to the civil rights movement at 1pm and 2pm
  • Return to the Source with Junius Williams. At 3pm, explore the African-American experience through a music performance repertoire that includes blues, rhythm and blues, and jazz
Area/Neighborhood: 
location: 
Newark Museum
49 Washington St
07102 Newark , NJ
Phone: 973-596-6550
40° 44' 34.7028" N, 74° 10' 17.454" W
New Jersey
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