Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Weekend Family Activities offers educational and fun #familytime to honor one individual who dared to change.

Throughout January 13 – 15 several museums and organizations will host special events including free admission!  The Connecticut Science Center is OPEN during Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend PLUS, Saturday, January 13 through Monday, January 15, everyone in your party will pay just $14.95 for General Admission! Also, full day Vacation Exploration Camp on Monday, 1/15.

Disney On Ice presents FROZEN will be performing at the XL Center in Hartford with an added daytime show on Monday’s school day off.

Monday:  January 15

Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his unending legacy with free admission for all, tours, art activities, and film at the Wadsworth Atheneum’s Community Day “Walk a Mile in My Shoes”  in in partnership with The Amistad Center for Arts & Culture in Hartford.with various art activities, and even a theater performance.

Community Day at New Britain Museum of American Art visitors can enjoy FREE Admission and activities! Imagine Nation will be open today, Discovery Museum, Stepping Stones, New Haven Museum to suggest a few.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Reflection at South Congregational Church, 277 Main Street, Hartford from 12 – 4 p.m.  Join us in community as we rotate through a series of discussions in which we address the connection between the Greater Hartford area and the important work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  This event is open and free to the public and includes participants from the community as well as special performances by Studio 860 and Journey Writers, Inc. Space is limited! Please RSVP by January 12 to Tyrell Cooper, tcooper@handsonhartford.org, 860-706-1520

Town MLK celebration from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in West Hartford

National Liberty Bell Ringing Celebration “Let Freedom Ring” takes place at 12 Noon. at the State Capitol in Hartford.

The 30th annual National Bell Ringing will be atthe University of Connecticut, School of Law) and musical performances.