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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration at The California African American Museum
January 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pmFree
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Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 15 with an all-day fair at The California African American Museum!
The museum, located in Exposition Park in Downtown Los Angeles, will hold various discussions, presentations and craft activities throughout the day. The schedule includes:
- 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Enjoy drop-in art activities with the whole family. Make dream catchers with inspiring quotes by Martin Luther King Jr., contribute to the community peace garden installation, or make a unique collage bookmark.
- 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Stop by the Women of the Civil Rights Movement panel featuring various local political and educational panelists.
- 1 to 3 p.m.: Listen to a marathon reading of Martin Luther King Jr. speeches by various Los Angeles professors and educators.
- 3 to 4:30 p.m.: Conclude the day with a reading from the critically acclaimed play, The Mountaintop.
The best part? This community celebration is free and open to public, however CAAM recommends registering via Eventbrite.
Spend January 15 celebrating the legacy of MLK with art, culture and the community of L.A.!