The Wright Museum


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The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History invites you to Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - join us for an exciting day of celebration, service, activities, screenings, workshops and performances on its busiest day of the year!  The day's schedule includes:


• 11 am - 3 pm: Freedom On My Mind children's workshops
• 12 pm: World premiere of The Voices of the Civil War video series
• 12:30 pm & 5 pm: A King Among Us video tribute to Dr. King and discussion
• 1 pm - 6 pm: Free health screenings sponsored by the African American Physicians Group

• 1:30 pm & 3 pm: Music of the Movement concert featuring Armond with Sandra Feva Dance
• 2 pm: This Little Light of Mine children's storytelling


ALL DAY: Meet characters of the Civil Rights Movement, see the Table of Brotherhood and a scale model of the Washington, D.C. Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial
NEW EXHIBIT: Moving to His Own Beat - Fela: The Man, The Movement, The Music in the Chase Gallery
FINAL DAY: Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts in the AT&T Gallery

MLK Day-2012

All events are FREE with museum admission


Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
315 East Warren Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48201
(313) 494-5800
Rejoice • Relive • Reconnect