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Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Day
January 16, 2017 @ 6:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Honor legendary activist Martin Luther King, Jr. at the New Britain Museum of American Art to enjoy FREE admission all day and to participate in a variety of activities! Explore the relationship between art and social justice in activism-themed artworks in the Museum’s permanent collection during a walk-in tour at noon and 2 p.m., enjoy a story reading of Faith Ringgold’s Tar Beach in the Moser Library at 1 p.m., and create art inspired by jazz in the art studio from 3-4 p.m. Also, drop into the ArtLab anytime to illustrate your answer to M.L.K., Jr.’s question: “life’s most persistent and urgent question is: what are you doing for others?”