MLK Day Celebration 2018
Join us for live performances, community discussions, films, and crafts that reflect on, and honor, the civil rights leader. The Celebration includes the musical concert, “Man of Peace: The 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.” featuring choral presentations and spoken texts from Martin Luther King, Jr. set to chamber music written by music composer Benny Russell and performed by Peabody's Tuned In Orchestra.
Schedule of Events
Noon to 4 pm
Freedom Square Quilting Party with Quilter Joan Gaither.
Genealogy Sessions: Tracing Your Family Roots
High School Jury Art Show Ceremony.
View the works and meet the student artists who participated in the museum's annual HS Jury Art Show.
This year's show celebrates iconic African American figures through portraits.
MLK STEP Salute by the Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women Step Team
MLK Poetry Reading by Isaiah Washington
Musical Concert: “Man of Peace: The 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.”.
Film Screening: STEP
Film Screening: STEP (84 min)
STEP documents the senior year of a girls' high-school step dance team against the background of inner-city Baltimore.
“Combatting Violence in Our City” Community Discussion Part II