Black History Month provides a timely opportunity to talk about positive character traits. Some historical figures automatically come to mind when we think about people of character. As we celebrate Black History Month, let's take a look at one person who encouraged us to treat all people with dignity and respect, no matter the color of their skin or their station in life.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,
pastor and civil rights activist
Tony Spina, Detroit Free Press
Three Character-Building Quotes from MLK
FUN EDUCATIONAL VIDEO
Help kids learn about Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement in this kid-friendly video.
Quote of the month: "Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'"
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
UPCOMING CLASSES & ACTIVITIES
Strengthen relationships with children by doing an activity together. It shows them that you care and value them as a person. Here's a few free activities we've planned for you!
The next virtual Georgetown Project Collaborative for Children & Youth
Will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 11:30 am—1:30 pm on Zoom
The Collaborative is a coalition of youth-serving organizations, agencies, individuals and others serving children, youth and families in Georgetown. If you do not already participate in The Collaborative, and would like to receive meeting notices, please email Leslie Janca, CEO of The Georgetown Project, email@example.com.
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