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The Newark Museum of Art: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: Jan 20, 2020
January 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
Lift Every Voice
Monday, January 20, 2020, 10 am-5 pm
FREE For All
We will never forget Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s words and actions, or his impact as an activist, working to give a voice to all.
Join us at the Museum to celebrate his life and further his mission. All day long we will have hands-on activities, planetarium showings, music, performances and free health screenings. You and your family won’t want to miss this annual celebration!
- Free health screenings on site from Newark Community Health Centers
• Tour the galleries looking at influential African American artists in our collection
• Storytelling in the galleries
• Choir Performances (at 10:30 am and 11:30 am)
• Premier Dance performances (at 1 & 3 pm)
• “I Have a Dream” speech on loop in the Auditorium all day
• Community post-it board in the auditorium lobby where guests can write their dream
• “Take What You Need” button activity (using MLK Jr. inspirational quotes in the Program Hall)
• Civil Rights Pendant making in the Maker Space
• “I Have A Dream” kids craft
• Planetarium showings of Civil Rights Show
Supported by PSEG Foundation