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Story Time and Art Hour: Celebrating African American Dads

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Reginald F. Lewis Museum

830 East Pratt Street

Baltimore, MD 21202

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In anticipation of Father's Day, celebrate black fathers with live drumming and readings by black dads from the book of poetry In Daddy’s Arms I Am Tall. This intergenerational collection of poems features new and established African American writers. Readers will include WEAA’s Farajii Muhammad, and motivational speaker Dr. Lamarr Darnell Shields. Children will create a collage art project involving a father figure with artist Adisa Harkins. Participants are encouraged to bring a photo to use in their project. In conjunction with the current exhibit Sons: Seeing the Modern African American Male.

This program is free with the purchase of museum admission or museum membership. You may purchase tickets at the door.

$8 - General Public
$6 - Children 7-17, Students with ID, Seniors
Free - Museum Members, Children 6 and Under, Maryland Public School Teacher.

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$7.00 validated parking is available across the street at the Old Bay PMI Garage at 815 E. Pratt Street (on the corner of Pratt and President Streets). Bring your ticket to the museum’s front information desk to have it validated. Free on-street parking and metered parking is also available throughout the Harbor East and Little Italy neighborhoods.

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