NEW HAVEN - The New Haven Museum will act as host for the storytelling portion of the Yale Peabody Museum’s 20th Annual “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s
Legacy of Environmental and Social Justice,” on Monday, January 18, 2016,
from noon to 4 p.m. Jan. 18, according to a release.
"Held in honor
of Dr. King and his efforts to ensure environmental and social justice among
all people, other activities planned by the Peabody Museum include world-class
performances and educational activities for visitors of all ages. All events
held in conjunction with the two-day celebration are free of charge," the release said.
The storytelling sessions
include "engaging tales by three professional storytellers" and the schedule is:
- 12:30 p.m.: Joy
W. Donaldson -“Martin Luther King: In Word and Song”
- 1:30 p.m.:
Waltrina Kirkland Mullins - "We've Come A Long Way! - Celebrating the
Legacy of Dr. King"
- 2:30 p.m.: Karen
Johnson - “Giving Thanks for the Harvest”
The New Haven
Museum at 114 Whitney Ave, is steps away from its Yale neighbor, the Peabody Museum, at 170 Whitney