Summer Family Program: Music for a Change

Onsite & Online Family Program

August 12, 2021 10:00am - 10:45am

Sing, dance, and join in as we write music to make a positive impact.

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Event Details

Join us and our friends at Creative Action as we stand up for a noble cause and write a song to make our community more inclusive and caring. Listen to protest songs from the Reconstruction era to the Civil Rights movement and discover Texas's role in the fight for racial equality. From singing, beatboxing, guided movement exercises, and a dance party for the whole family, we encourage all ages to join in the fun.

This active program is designed to inspire creativity, encourage physical and social/emotional development, and support bonding and connection between caregivers and their children. Inspiration for this program comes from the Bullock Museum's exhibition, Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow, and the Museum's Texas History Galleries.

Register for our virtual program or claim your spot for our limited capacity in-person program at the museum. The in-person program will follow safety procedures of the Museum. Please review the Museum's procedures to ensure that all participants will enjoy a safe, healthy, and engaging experience.

Program is FREE to the public.

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About Creative Action

OUR MISSION: We use the arts as a medium to inspire creativity, unlock potential, and transform the lives of students of all ages.

OUR VISION: One student, one project, one community at a time, Creative Action will be a force for equity, belonging, and joy in our society. Equipped with creativity, confidence, courage, and critical thinking skills, there’s no limit to what our students can achieve.
About Family Programs

Family programs provide educational and engaging activities for young Texans and their caregivers. Events are designed to bring families together, spark conversations and provide opportunities for growth and development.

At the Bullock Museum, programs have been a place for the community to gather and celebrate culture, explore new ideas, and share experiences together. During the COVID-19 pandemic, programs still provide an opportunity to bring the community together, even if we are apart. Please join us through virtual programs and enjoy lessons, discussions and activities with your family, friends and neighbors who are also participating from home. 

Zoom Information

The online portion of this program has automated closed captioning.

You will be prompted to download the Zoom application for mobile or desktop if it is not already installed. You do not need a Zoom account to join this livestream. You will be asked to register upon connecting to the webinar. Advanced registration is not required. 

For security and privacy purposes, attendees will not have video or audio capabilities. Questions will be moderated by Museum staff. Participants will not be allowed to send private messages or media in the livestream.

Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow was organized by the New-York Historical Society. Lead support for the exhibition provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor. Major support provided by the Ford Foundation and Crystal McCrary and Raymond J. McGuire.

Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in these programs do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Local support provided by Jeanne and Michael L. Klein.

The Bullock Texas State History Museum is a division of the State Preservation Board. Additional support of exhibitions and programs is provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.

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