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MLK Art Studio and Story Lounge

January 16, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Poster Making with Visiting Artist, Derek Moore
Work with local artist and educator Derek Moore to create posters of hope and action inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Display your message for others to see in the museum or at home.

Story Lounge
Visit our story lounge to peruse children’s books on the civil rights movement, race, and identity. Listen to read-aloud stories throughout the day. Design your own MLK Day button to commemorate the holiday.


For information on more events like this, check out our roundup of How to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day with Kids.


January 16
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Chicago Children’s Museum
700 E Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611 United States
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(312) 527-1000
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