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Martin Luther King Jr. Day at the Baseball Heritage Museum!

January 19th, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. often spoke of the inspiration he received from baseball pioneers such as Jackie Robinson (seen here with Dr. King).  Just weeks before his death, he told pitcher Don Newcombe ” You’ll never know how easy you and Jackie and Doby and Campy made it for me to do my job by what you did on the baseball field.” The Baseball Heritage Museum (6601 Lexington Avenue Cleveland) will celebrate the legendary visionary, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this Monday Jan 21 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. For one day, The Baseball Heritage Museum will highlight these special connections. And... Read More

The Cleveland Orchestra’s 39th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Concert

December 7th, 2018

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Orchestra’s 39th annual free concert in celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. takes place at Severance Hall on Sunday, January 20, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. conducted by Assistant Conductor Vinay Parameswaran. The concert is free; however, tickets are required. Information on how to request tickets via the lottery drawing system is included below. This concert is sponsored by KeyBank and supported by a grant from the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation. The January 20 concert program features classical selections by Beethoven, Copland, Sibelius, and... Read More