Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement

Join us for an interactive and intergenerational workshop for children ages 7 and up and their grownups. 

Join this family program to honor and remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his vision for racial and economic justice and peace. Dive into the stories of Civil Rights activists in New York, including Ella Baker, Bayard Rustin, and Malcolm X, and explore Dr. King’s often overlooked activism against the Vietnam War in New York as it relates to the ongoing Movement for Black Lives today. 

Monday, January 18, 2021 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) 

When: Monday, January 18, 2021, 9:30am, Price: FREE. Registration required. Register

Can’t make this session? This program will also be offered Monday, January 18 at 11am

FREE. Advance registration will be requiredCapacity for each event is limited.  

Questions? Email schoolprograms@mcny.org 

Benedict J. Fernandez. Untitled [Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.], April 15, 1967. Museum of the City of New York. 99.150.3