Imagine Nation plans Martin Luther King Day weekend events

Published on Monday, 1 January 2018 22:35
Written by Lorenzo Burgio


BRISTOL - Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center is hosting a variety of workshops and events over the weekend of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

On Jan. 13, Imagine Nation is hosting a Create Your Storybook Adventure for families from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Thomaston Savings Bank Foundation.

Children can enjoy book-readings with a variety of children’s authors including local author Donna LeBlanc, storytellers from the Bristol Public Library Children’s Department, and more.

Imagine Nation will then be honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 15, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Children will explore Dr. King’s visions while sharing their own visions and dreams and participating in a variety of special workshops. In one of the workshops, children can create their own signs of freedom and participate in a Peace March from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Admission is $10 per person and Imagine Nation members and children under the age of 1 are free for both events. For further information please call 860-314-1400 or visit

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center is a division of the Boys & Girls Club of Bristol Family Center, and is located at 1 Pleasant St.

Lorenzo Burgio can be reached at 860-973-5088 or by email at

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol on Monday, 1 January 2018 22:35. Updated: Monday, 1 January 2018 22:38.