Martin Luther King Jr. Community Commemoration
The museum has worked with other community organizations to provide educational and inspirational programming for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration events in Bristol and Abingdon.
This includes a video about Black contributions to early country music and a conversation with special guest, Dr. Noelle Trent, Director of Interpretation, Collections, and Education at the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis, Tennessee, on ourMuseum Talk with Rene & Scottyshow on Radio Bristol. The video will be released via the museum’s social media on Monday, January 18, and you can tune intoMuseum Talkon Thursday, January 21, 11:00am on 100.1FM or via thewebsiteor Radio Bristol app.
To learn more about the variety of programs and events surrounding the MLK Commemoration, and the community partners involved, click HERE.