Presidents' Day Week

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum will offer several family-oriented virtual activities and programs throughout February vacation week, including our signature Presidents’ Day Family Festival featuring presidential storytelling, activities and performances.

Participation is free and no registration is required. Videos will be available to watch following the initial broadcast.

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Benkadi Drum and Dance

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (EST) | With vivid costumes, the multicultural Benkadi Drum and Dance group performs new dances showcasing traditional West African rhythm and movements. Sing along and a folktale comes to life before your very eyes!

Letter Writing: From Personal Connection to Sharing Values

Friday, February 19, 2021, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (EST) | Get inspired by viewing a letter reading by actors portraying John and Abigail. Followed by tips and guidance on how to write and mail a letter to President Biden to make youthful voices a part of the historical record.