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Location: Museum-wide, Sunburst Atrium
Suggested Audience: All ages
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SOLD OUT—Martin Luther King Jr. Day

**Free advance tickets are sold out.**

Celebrate the life, achievements, and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with special programs and musical performances.

Members do not need advance tickets.

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Eli Lilly and Company Visiting Scientist: Robot Hand
Corteva Agriscience STEMLab
10:45 & 11:45 a.m.; 1:45, 3, & 3:45 p.m.

Use simple materials with Eli Lilly and Company Visiting Scientist Scientist Carlotta Berry to build a functioning model hand. Take your hand home and show it off!

Griot Drum Ensemble performances
11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Lilly Theater

Enjoy energetic and engaging percussion music as the Griot Drum Ensemble performs authentic traditional West African and Diaspora drumming. 

Words of Inspiration
12:30 and 2 p.m.
Gathering Room A

Join resident storyteller Portia Jackson as she leads reflection and discussion on the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Visiting Artist Ess Mckee
1 and 2 p.m.
Program Room 101

Explore the art of printmaking with 2023–24 Visiting Artist Ess McKee. What makes a print a print? How many ways can you create one? In this program, you will create personal prints using one or more of a variety of printmaking methods. Stamping, stenciling, screen printing, and more—what fun things will you make?


Explore these resources in the Sunburst Atrium.

Community Initiatives Information Table
Sunburst Atrium
10 a.m.–3p.m.

Learn about free membership and reduced admission programs and join the Old National Back Mid-North Promise Program for free academic and career support. 

Human Resources Information Table
Sunburst Atrium
10 a.m.–3p.m.

Learn more about available roles and how you can join our team.

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How to attend

Free advance tickets are sold out.