The Lighting of the Kinara
- Wednesday, December 26th – Umoja (Unity) presented by The Tuskegee Airmen Inc., Chicago “DODO” Chapter
- Thursday, December 27th – Kujichagulia (Self Determination) – Alderman Willie B. Cochran, 20th Ward
- Friday, December 28th – Ujima (Collective Work & Responsibility) and Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics) presented by the South Side Community Arts Center
- Saturday, December 29th – Nia (Purpose) presented by Truestar Magazine
- Sunday, December 30th – Kuumba and Imani (Creativity and Faith) presented by Teen Talk Radio Theater
This is a FREE activity. Admission is required to tour the museum afterwards.