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Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

January 15-18, 2021

Join us online to virtually honor the life, service, and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. over MLK Weekend.

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    Jan 15
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    Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend

    January 15-18, 2021
    Join us in-person and online to honor the life, service, and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. over MLK Weekend.
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    Jan 23
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    History Explorers Club: Life at Sea

    January 23, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Join us for January's family-friendly History Explorers Club to learn about life aboard a privateer ship, including what they ate, what your job might have been, and how they passed the time.
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    Feb 12
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    Presidents Day Weekend with the Museum

    February 12-15, 2021
    Observe Presidents Day Weekend onsite or online with family-friendly tours, talks, crafts, and more exploring the nation’s first president, George Washington, and the diverse range of people he would have interacted with.
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    Feb 27
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    History Explorers Club: Who Was Ona Judge?

    February 27, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    In celebration of Black History Month, dig into the story of Ona Judge, a woman who escaped enslavement from the home of President George Washington.
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    Mar 20
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    History Explorers Club: Spies of the Revolution

    March 20, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Join the Museum for a family-friendly History Explorers Club to learn about the spies of the American Revolution and discover who they were and all the ways they operated undercover.
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    Apr 17
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    History Explorers Club: It's Our Birthday!

    April 17, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Join in our family-friendly virtual birthday party for the Museum as we celebrate our fourth birthday and learn about our most famous object, General George Washington’s Headquarters Tent.
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    May 22
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    History Explorers Club: Meet the Makers

    May 22, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Meet the tradespeople who made objects for the Continental Army and everyday citizens during the American Revolution as they share how they created and sold their goods in the 18th century.
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    Jun 26
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    History Explorers Club: Flag Facts

    June 26, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Join the Museum to learn about how flags come to represent countries or states and how they can communicate before creating your own at our family-friendly June History Explorers Club.
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    Jul 24
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    History Explorers Club: Camp Life

    July 24, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Find out more about the people you would find at a Continental Army camp and the critical roles they played at this family-friendly History Explorers Club.
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    Aug 28
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    History Explorers Club: Ask a Historian

    August 28, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Learn about what a historian does and ask a Museum historian all your burning questions about the Revolutionary Era at our family-friendly August History Explorers Club.
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