MLK Day at CMC
Monday, January 20, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Entry: Free for Members or included with Museum Admission | Location: Union Terminal
Pursuing His Dream: MLK Day at CMC
On Monday, January 20 Cincinnati Museum Center will be celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day with, Pursuing His Dream. It will be a day filled with musical performances, vendors, and lectures honoring the teachings of one of America’s most prominent activists and civil rights leaders.
Performances & Activities:
West End Art Gallery
10 a.m. to noon. Located in KidSPACE.
University of Cincinnati College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Located in STEM Lab.
Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center*
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Located in Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center.
Take a self-guided Civil Rights tour of the Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center. Information about Civil Rights highlights throughout the museum will be provided in the Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center lobby.
* Please note, you will need to purchase a ticket for the Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center to participate in the self-guided tour.
Storytelling with Omope Carter Daboiku
11 to 11:30 a.m. and 2:15 to 2:45 p.m. Located in Newsreel Theater.
Black History Trivia (with a chance to win prizes!)
11 a.m. to noon. Located in Sun Classroom.
Morgan Owens Lecture – Branding: Build It, Share It, Protect It
11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Located in Newsreel Theater.
A Child’s D.R.U.M.S. Percussion Performance
11:30 a.m. and noon. Located in Reakirt Auditorium.
A Child’s D.R.U.M.S. Drum Workshop
12:30 to 1 p.m. Located in Corbett Theater.
African American Chamber of Greater Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky
Lecture – Navigating Intrapreneurship as an Entrepreneur
1 to 2 p.m. Located in Newsreel Theater.
Hope and Dream Flags
2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Located in KidSPACE.
Greater Cincinnati Association of Black Journalists Panel Discussion – A History of Black Journalism
3 to 4 p.m. Located in Newsreel Theater.
- Sweet Jazz Treats
- GiGi’s Kitchen
- Kitabu Books
- Micaiah Yhisrael, author
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Author of inspirational and motivational books and a calendar.
All books will be $10 and the calendar will be $12.
Accepts Cash App, Venmo, Apple Pay, PayPal and Square.
- Inspirit Fashion Arts
- New American Art Gallery II
- Legacy Genius
- Qute Cosmetics
- Global Faith Academy
- Foundation International
- MAO Brands
- Seven Hills Neighborhood Houses
- 2020 Census Bureau
- 1 Heart 2 Hands LLC
- Harriet Beecher Stowe House
- Queen City Blue Star Mothers
- Falcon Theater
- Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center
Includes Cincinnati History Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science and The Children's Museum
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