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“Lights On Afterschool” Read Aloud
Thursday, October 25, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm 
Come Join us for the 19th Annual “Lights On Afterschool Celebration” which promotes the importance of great afterschool care. To celebrate we will commemorate the Banneker-Douglass Museum’s newly added “Governor’s Young Readers” program for an educational “read aloud” in the Douglass Reading Room! This program promotes literacy, cultural experiences, and historic preservation. Service-learning hours will be available for participation. All ages are welcome. This event is made possible through a collaboration with the Governor’s Office for ChildrenClick here to register.

Night at the Museum: Sip & Paint 
Saturday, October 27, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Price: $40
Create your own masterpiece as you join famed artist Laurence Hurst and BDM Director Chanel Compton as they take you on an artistic journey through Maryland’s rich African American history and culture. Relax, unwind, and bring a friend, or make new ones during this art-filled evening. We look forward to seeing your creations! Click here to register. 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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