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Free Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Family Festival


Saturday, January 17, 2015


10:00 AM–04:00 PM

Free Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Family Festival

Come together to celebrate the life and achievements of one of our nation’s greatest heroes, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Through theatrical and musical performances, our special guests will help us reflect on the importance of free speech and diverse communities. Share your dreams, congratulate your personal heroes, and tell your stories through art projects and collaborative activities! Don’t miss one of the Walters' most popular festivals. Keep an eye out for Waltee, the Walters’ beloved lion cub!

Powerful People & Performances:

• 10 a.m. & 12 p.m. - MLK’s I Have a Dream speech, Graham Auditorium, Lower Level
• 11 a.m. - Baltimore Urban Debate League, Graham Auditorium, Lower Level  
• 2 p.m. - Baltimore City College Choir, Sculpture Court, Level 2A
• 3 p.m. - Illstyle & Peace Productions featuring Styles & Moves Dance Theater Company, Graham Auditorium, Lower Level


Art Activities

10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Dream with Heart - Level 2A Sculpture Court
Happy Birthday, Dr. King - Level 2A Sculpture Court
Passport through Peace - Lower Level, Studio A 
Give Me a Sign - Lower Level, Studio B
Collaborative Activity with Bea Gaddy Family Center - Level 2 Lobby

1 p.m.-4 p.m.    

• Pixilated Photo Booth, Level 2 Lobby

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