By Janet Serra

Posted: 01/05/2018 12:42:53

Waterbury's Mattatuck Museum is hosting a family day on Jan. 27 from 10 am to 5 pm to celebrate Black History Month.

Celebrate African & African-American history with guided and self-guided activities available throughout the day that celebrate Black History Month.

From 10:30-11:00 a.m. there will be a docent-guided tour of African-American history and the contributions made by African-Americans to the city of Waterbury. Following the tour, from 11:00 a.m.-noon: there will be an educational family art activity with teaching artist Steve DiRenzio.

Musician Craig Norton will lead hands-on rhythmic games, multicultural songs and storytelling as he guides families in an exploration and celebration of African music and culture from noon to 1 pm.

Admission is $10. The Mattatuck Museum is located on 144 West Main Street in Waterbury.