Express Yourself Studios located at 1877 Springfield Avenue in Maplewood will host its 12th annual “Celebrate Dr. King: Explore the Dream Through Art” workshop, Monday, January 20, 11 AM – 2 PM (on the hour). Learn about Dr. King and the Civil Rights Movement through art. Families with children between the ages of 4-12 are welcome to participate in an art project exploring the themes of Peace, Equality, Friendship and Community.
The first 15 families to pre-register will receive a copy of the inspired reading for the day "Martin's Big Words (Big Words): The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr." by Doreen Rappaport and illustrator Bryan Collier.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a day of service, to learn more about The King Holiday visit: https://thekingcenter.org/
As in previous years Express Yourself Studios encourages all participants to bring a canned or boxed, non-perishable food item to be donated to a local charity, this year’s donations will benefit the Wallace Chapel Food Pantry, a service of Wallace Chapel AME Zion Church in Summit, NJ. Donations are accepted now through January 30.
The Workshop Fee is $20 per participant. If registering a group or community organization, register at the group rate of $15 per participant.
Visit the studio between 11:00 am – 2:00 pm (on the hour). To reserve a spot for your child or group please register 2 - days prior, contact Express Yourself Studios 973-763-5256 or register online www.expressyourselfstudiosllc.com