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ONLINE Workshops on the Civil Rights Movement in NYC for Families at Museum of the City of New York

ONLINE Workshops on the Civil Rights Movement in NYC for Families

  • Jan. 18, 2021, 9:30am or 11am
  • Museum of the City of New York
  • 1220 Fifth Ave. , Upper East Side
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This virtual workshop will explore anti-racist activism in the Civil Rights Movement in NYC, from protests against employment discrimination to the 1964 boycott by NYC students against segregated schools. Dive into the stories of Civil Rights activists in New York, including Ella Baker, Bayard Rustin, Malcolm X, and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to learn about New York’s major role in the Black freedom movement. Advanced registration required.

About Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Ave.

Upper East Side, NY

212-534-1672

  • Standard hours: Daily, 10am-6pm

  • The Museum of the City of New York celebrates and interprets the city, educating the public about its distinctive character, especially its heritage of diversity, opportunity, and perpetual transformation. Founded in 1923 as a private, nonprofit corporation, the Museum connects the past, present, and future of New York City. It serves the people of New York and visitors from around the world through exhibitions, school and public programs, publications, and collections.