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NSLM Presents Field of Dreams, Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration!
January 16 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm| Free
The Negro Southern League Museum is starting off the new year with a celebration! The museum is set to host a new event called Field of Dreams, Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. The purpose of this event is to commemorate the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by recognizing the role baseball played in the Civil Rights Movement and the integration of American society. The event is scheduled for Monday, January 16th from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Negro Southern League Museum. Event goers will tour the museum, meet former Negro League and Industrial League players and help create the Negro Southern League Museum’s Field of Dreams Humanitarian Baseball Collage! Guests will also enjoy free hot chocolate and cookies, compliments of Royal Cup Coffee and Tea and Bud’s Best Cookies, music and food will be made available for purchase by Greg’s Hotdogs. This event is FREE and open to the public. For more event details please follow the museum on Facebook and Twitter @NSLMBham or visit www.birminghamnslm.org.
Special thanks to Regions Financial Corporation, Miles College and the City of Birmingham Mayor’s Office for their continued support.
Join the Negro Southern League Museum as we celebrate the man, the dream and the game of baseball.