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Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

Location:

821 E 35th Street
Minneapolis, MN, 55407
United States

Phone:

(612) 370-4960
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
01/16/2017
Time: 
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Price: 
Free

Ages

All Ages Adults & kids together
Contact name: 
Liz Kraus
Email address: 
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, cosponsored by PPNA and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board each year, builds community and diverse participation by creating a welcoming event that honors the civil rights movement and Dr. King’s leadership.

This celebration engages a diverse spectrum of community members including families and youth. Activities teach kids about Dr. King, West African drumming, tolerance, friendship, and creating neighborhood hope. Lunch is prepared by Youth Farm & Market and entertainment featuring Aztec dancers, a youth choir, West African drumming, and hip-hop.  Special youth activities include a civil rights internet scavenger hunt and West African drum lessons. “Feeding the Dream” food drive is apart of this great event – so please join the park in providing those in need with non-perishable food items! To volunteer, please contact Liz Kraus, Powderhorn Park Director, at (612) 370-4960. For more info: www.minneapolisparks.org

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