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Jan 17, 2013
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Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

How will you celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day this weekend?

Philly & the 'burbs

The Lambertville New Hope Winter Festival kicks off this weekend in New Hope, PA & Lambertville, NJ. Enjoy a parade, family shows & story times, live music, restaurant specials & tasting events and a children's snowman folk art competition.

Ways you can volunteer on Martin Luther King Day

Make MLK Day a day of service for your family

Enjoy art programs & documentaries for FREE at MLK Family Day at the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia.

Kids can go on an adventure designed to hone navigation skills & learn to build a fire at Day-Off Camp at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education in Philadelphia.

The Philadelphia Museum of Art offers pay-what-you-wish admission all day on Mon., Jan. 21 in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

South Jersey

Kids ages 5-12 can bowl, ride go-karts & play arcade games all day at Martin Luther King Day at the Funplex in Cherry Hill.

Will you watch the Polar Bear Plunge in Wildwood this weekend? Participants jump into the freezing Atlantic to benefit the Special Olympics of New Jersey!


Take things apart, build them up & watch science shows at the Invention Convention at Hagley Museum & Library in Greenville.

Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day at the Delaware Children's Museum in Wilmington, where you can write down hopes & dreams on a giant scroll.

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