Jan 18 2016
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration

Presented by Percussive Arts Society at Rhythm! Discovery Center

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day the Percussive Arts Society will offer a special community program at Rhythm! Discovery Center in partnership with the Indianapolis Jazz Foundation. The program will feature a performance by legendary jazz drummer and Indianapolis native Gene Markiewicz.

As an educator Gene is involved with several community programs. Gene sits in the board if the Indianapolis Jazz Foundation/Indy Jazz Fest as the education chairperson. Annually has been a faculty member of the University of Indianapolis Jazz Combo Camp. He also is a frequent judge at the annual Purdue Jazz Festival. A strong advocate for public education, he has been an elementary classroom teacher  in the Indianapolis Public Schools for seven years. Gene has attended Indiana Weslayan University and is a graduate of Marian University.

The museum will be offering free admission in observance of the holiday.

Admission Info


Email: museum@pas.org

Dates & Times

2016/01/18 - 2016/01/18

Additional time info:

Museum Hours 10am-5pm Location: Corner of Illinois St & Washington St (lower level below Panera Bread)

Location Info

Rhythm! Discovery Center

110 W. Washington Street, Suite A, Indianapolis, IN 46204