MLK Kids Camp & Day of Service

OUR 7th ANNUAL MLK DAY OF SERVICE LEARNING & KIDS CAMP
SERVICE • LEARNING • CELEBRATION • ARTS • OUTREACH • LOVE
January 21, 9am-4pm!

Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only LIGHT can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only LOVE can do that.

OVATIONS: 215 Clinton Avenue, Oaklyn, NJ 08107
KIDS CAMP (4 & Up), SERVICE-LEARNING (All Ages)

Join us for an inspired day of SERVICE intertwined with creative and interactive activities teaching about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the PEOPLE, PLACES & EVENTS of the CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT.

KIDS, TEENS, & FAMILIES can come participate together, or kids can be dropped off. Thank you to Ovations DanceStudio for partnering, donating and sharing their space with us. #belovedcommunityrocks

SIGN UP at http://signup.com/go/tgyOdkv
$10-$25 suggested donation the day of, or online.
MAKE A DONATION at www.communityrocks.org OR
https://www.gofundme.com/community-rocks
Also collecting donations of non-perishable food and warmth items.

SERVICE PROJECTS & ACTIVITES INCLUDE:
1. HOMELESS CARE BAGS: Assembling bags to be distributed throughout Camden and Philadelphia.
2. KINDNESS CARDS and PLACEMATS: for veterans, homebound individuals, senior citizens and homeless guests at Cathedral Kitchen
3. KIDS CARE BAGS: Assembling bags with creative, active and necessary items for our young neighbors in need.
4. STORY CIRCLES: with Harriet Tubman, Marcus Garvey, Rosa Parks, Ruby Bridges and more.
5. BELOVED COMMUNITY BANNER & HEARTS to share and hang in windows throughout our neighborhoods
6. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE Singing & Songwriting Session
7. BELOVED COMMUNITY ROCKS: Painting kindness rocks to exchange and exhibit throughout our communities
8. STORY QUILT & Underground Railroad: Quilts helped direct the Underground Railroad. Each participants will design a quilt square telling their story.
9. FREEDOM MARCH

Doors open at 8:30am and breakfast snacks and drinks will be served will kids create the BELOVED COMMUNITY BANNER. Opening Ceremonies at 9:30am with MLK’s words of wisdom to inspire the day.

12ish-1:30pm we will have a MLK Birthday Celebration of food, cake, dancing, KIDS OPEN MIC and our annual FREEDOM MARCH with hand-made signs of peace, love, non-violence, social justice and our freedoms.

SERVICE & LEARNING PROJECTS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL 4pm.