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MLK Jr. Day Virtual Celebration with Washington State History Museum

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We’re joining community partners to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a range of activities on January 18, 2021. 

Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy with the History Museum, Tacoma Arts Live, Write253 and Valencia Carroll, presenting virtual programs and activities. Explore how history connects us all.

  • Online theater performances with Tacoma Arts Live including an opportunity for questions and answers with the performers and director
    • Get on the Bus, 11:00 AM
    • Ruby Bridges, 1:00 PM
  • Poetry writing activities led by Write253, inspired by Civil Rights era poetry
  • Artmaking guided by arts educator Valencia Carroll
  • Downloadable online exhibitions about Dr. King’s visit to Washington and the Tacoma Civil Rights Movement from Washington State History Museum

Stay tuned for more details and links to each activity, coming soon!

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