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Family Day | Black Futures

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February 22 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street
New York    + Google Map

Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: 4-5, 6-7, 8-10, 11-14, 15-18, Adult Friendly

Join an intergenerational program that celebrates New Yorkers whose work aims to pave and secure safe futures for Black communities. Join storytime featuring books on black joy, take a step workshop with Tajh Sutton, make your own black doll with Clarivel Ruiz, founder of the Dominicans Love Haitians Movement, and participate in a scavenger hunt in exhibitions Activist New York and City/Game: Basketball in New York. All are welcome.

Save 60% on admission

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