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Jan 5, 2018

Laura McShane

Martin Luther King Day in Cleveland is a great equalizer. It is a day that allows families to attend cultural events and locales throughout the city - FOR FREE or at a great discount. Some of the events this year listed at Northeast Ohio Family Fun include:

Drum Majors for Change - Bishop Nelson J Perez at Cleveland Public Library
Monday, January 15, 2018; Noon-4 pm

FREE MLK Jr. Day Activities Fair at the University of Akron
Monday, January 15, 2018; 9am-1pm

FREE Admission to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Monday, January 15, 2018; 10am-4pm

FREE Admission at International Women's Air & Space Museum
Monday, January 15, 2018; 10am-4pm

Discounted Admission to the Greater Cleveland Aquarium
Monday, January 15, 2018, from 10am-4pm

FREE Admission to the Great Lakes Science Center
TBA; 10am-5pm

FREE Admission to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Monday, January 15, 2018; 10am-5:30pm

FREE Admission to the Akron Zoo
Monday, January 15, 2018; 11am-4pm

FREE Admission to the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
Monday, January 15, 2018; 11am-5pm

FREE Celebrating the Life of Dr. MLK Jr. Cleveland Museum of Art
Monday, January 15, 2018; 11am-4pm

FREE 36th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert at Severance Hall
Monday, January 15, 2018; 12pm-5pm

Family Day: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration at the Akron Art Museum
Monday, January 15, 2018; 1pm-4pm

The newly opened Children's Museum of Cleveland offers the Museum for All program - with ticket prices reduced from $12 to $2, if your family has EBT eligibility.

There are many great joys we take for granted in life. This year, plan a special weekend honoring Martin Luther King with your family. Read The Youngest Marcher by Cynthia Levinson and illustrated by Vanessa Brantley Nelson. Learn the true story of the youngest civil rights activist, Audrey Faye Hendricks. There are also phenomenal resources at Reading is Fundamental:



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