Ways for Philly Kids to Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Things to do with kids on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Photo courtesy of Woodmere Art Museum

Monday, January 15th is a day off from school and, for some, work. However, it is much more than that. MLK Day is a day that we reflect on the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his vision for the world. If your family is looking for ways to reach out in the community or to learn more about this great man, take a look at this list of options. Many activities are geared towards older kids, while others are perfect for younger ages. From community service to story telling and letter writing, there is something that everyone in the family can embrace. Read on and find a way you can honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this year.