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Every third Monday of January, we celebrate the life and ever-growing legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Many of Cleveland’s staple institutions will celebrate with performances, celebrations, and programming. Some events require advance registration. Others require proof of vaccine or negative COVID test. Most events will also be live-streamed or available online for those that wish to observe safely at home.
The Cleveland Orchestra’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Concert was set to return, but has been postponed until June 4th due to the current Covid-19 surge. The rescheduled date will bring the community together to celebrate the Juneteenth holiday. A previously announced live-stream has been replaced by a rebroadcast of the 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration available through the Orchestra’s Adella streaming site/app from Jan. 17 – Feb. 28. The Orchestra’s Free Community Day has also been postponed until a later date.
This year’s keynote speaker for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Convocation is the accomplished Jelani Cobb. He is a staff writer at The New Yorker and Columbia University's Ira A. Lipman Professor of Journalism. The convocation aims to celebrate King through workshops, films, and panel discussions. Starting at 1 p.m., this year in-person attendance is limited to students and staff. Community members are encouraged to join the live stream.
Join the Cleveland Public Library system for several programs for adults and teens, including crafts and writing exercises. The Fulton branch is hosting an open Mic Night on January 18 at 4 p.m. to share and listen to meaningful or inspiring spoken art. The mic is open for poetry, freestyle, songs, or quotes.
Opening at 10 a.m., the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will have free admission with timed ticket reservations. The museum will have a blood drive and a live performance from Marcus Smith, the 2021 Rock Hall Resident Rocker on the first floors. Guests can check out the exhibit Stories of Rock: Black Excellence on Level 2 or attend a film screening of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” Speech. There will also be a virtual presentation available online for those that cannot attend in person.
This free event hosted by the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage goes on all day. Take part in an interactive, online event called “The Black Museum Movement in America” at 3 p.m. where participants learn how artifacts can be used to learn about racism in America. This discussion will be led by Dr. Khalid el-Hakim, the founder of the Black History 101 Mobile Museum. Two other online events will be held during the day, one geared for elementary students and the other for high school students.
For those wanting to visit in-person, register your visit in advance and enjoy free admission for your self-guided tour of exhibits and galleries.
The Cleveland Museum of Art is asking how we can make Cleveland like King’s “Beloved Community,” a society held together with love, social justice, and equal opportunity. Enter the museum for free and pick up the MLK Day Collection Connection Guide to explore the artwork including the new, acclaimed “Picturing Motherhood Now.”
In 1966, Martin Luther King, Jr. said “Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane.” This still echoes true today. For this lecture, Bishop Joey Johnson will discuss the meaning of Dr. King's statement and explore America’s persisting healthcare inequities. Register for the 2 p.m. event through Akron-Summit County Public Library. Check back for details as the event could transition to virtual if the need arises.
Cheer on your Cavaliers as they take on the Nets as part of the NBA’s annual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. It’s also a chance to celebrate this team’s season, as the surging Cavs prepare to host NBA All-Star Weekend, Feb. 18 – 20.
The Music Settlement will present a concert in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. at 3 p.m. Songs focused on hope and faith, and music by black composers will be featured. Acsess the concert live stream through the BOPSTOP Facebook page.
Starting at 11 a.m., this free event features ice displays channeling characters from Harry Potter between the Science Center, Rock Hall, Harbor Verandas, and Nuevo Cleveland. The family-friendly event will have hot chocolate, cookies, kids crafts and even ice hockey.
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