- Monday, January 17, 2011
- 10:00 AM–04:00 PM
All ages come together to celebrate the life and triumphs of one of our nation’s greatest heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Special guests will pay tribute through theatrical performances and stories, and all ages can share their dreams, personal heroes and peaceful testimonies through art projects, videos and collaborative community activities.
Schedule of Events
PERFORMANCES & SPEECHES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!
All performances take place in Graham Auditorium, Lower Level & Level 1
11a.m. - Karen’s Fun House children’s group performs A Tribute to Dr. King and Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement
12p.m. - Baltimore Urban Debate League presents award-winning student speeches
1p.m. - Dr. King’s I Have A Dream speech (1963)
3p.m. - GRAND FINALE: Illstyle & Peace Productions performing the dance and music celebration, Become Your Dreams
ART ACTIVITIES & MORE!
10a.m. - 4p.m. - Create Your Community Collages, Studio A, Family Art Center; Mega Hero Medallions, Studio B, Family Art Center; Grateful Greetings, Level 2 Lobby
10a.m. - 3p.m. - Join Hands Community Project, Sculpture Court, Level 2A
10a.m. - 3p.m. - Who are the People in Your Neighborhood? Sculpture Court, Level 2A: Meet and learn about community organizations and enjoy the NEW! Early Childhood Community Helper Corner!
Meet Waltee! Keep an eye out for our cuddly lion cub and give him a hug!
Watch Conservators at Work at the Conservation Window
Date: 11/30/12 - 11/30/14
Time: 12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Take advantage of the opportunity to talk with our conservators during our viewing times. We hope you enjoy this "behind the scenes" look at conservation work in the museum.
Threshold to the Sacred: The Ark Door of Cairo's Ben Ezra Synagogue
Date: 03/02/13 - 05/26/13
Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
This show focuses on a work of exceptional historical importance: an intricately decorated and inscribed wood panel believed to come from the famous Ben Ezra synagogue of Old Cairo (Fostat), Egypt, which has captivated public imagination for over a century.
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Constellation Thursday Nights
Date: 03/10/13 - 06/02/13
Time: 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Discover how the Walters comes alive at night! Every Thursday from 5-9 p.m., you can wander the galleries, see special exhibitions for FREE, eat in our new café and find the perfect gift at the museum store.