Tuesday, January 11, 2011


In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday and school vacations, the Newark Museum (a real gem of a place) has scheduled programs for kids and families:

The Newark MuseumJanuary Drop-in Art Activities
Saturdays and Sundays, 1–4 PM
Newark Museum, 49 Washington Street, Newark

  • Art: Sticks and Stones
  • Science: Baby, It's Cold Outside

Celebrate the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 17, 2011Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration (click for details)
Monday, January 17, 12:30–4:30 PM
Explore African-American artists in our collection. Enjoy hands-on workshop for families, film screenings and performances.

Planetarium Shows (click for details)
January 5–March 27
One World, One Sky
Cardboard Rocket

Vacation Fun
January 17 & February 21
When school is out, the Planetarium is in!
1 PMOne World, One Sky
2 & 4 PMBlack Holes
3 PM–Cardboard Rocket

Circus Science (click for details)
Saturday & Sunday, February 12 & 13
Enter to win great prizes! For details check Web site.

Presidents' Day (click for details)
February 21, 12:30–4:30 PM