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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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    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 10
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    Artisan Workshop Stitch-In: Make an Embroidered Pin Cushion

    March 10 & 17, 2021 from 7-8:30 p.m.
    In this two-part virtual workshop, learn about 18th-century fashion and how to make your own embroidered "pinball" (a spherical pincushion).
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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
    Revolution Place camp site

    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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    Sep 25
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    History Explorers Club: Pets of the Revolution

    September 25, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Learn about the pets of the American Revolutionary era, including Benjamin Franklin's pet squirrel, at our family-friendly September History Explorers Club.
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    Oct 23
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    History Explorers Club: Behind the Scenes of Liberty or Death Exhibit

    October 23, 2021 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Go behind the scenes of our upcoming fall 2021 special exhibit, Liberty or Death: The Art of Don Troiani, at our family-friendly October History Explorers Club.
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