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The Alexandria Black History Museum Hosting a Kwanzaa Workshop | News Release | City of Alexandria

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Image of Kwanzaa founder, Maulana Karenga and others celebrating in 2003 from Wikipedia.

Kwanzaa How -To Workshop

The Alexandria Black History Museum will host a Kwanzaa Workshop on Saturday, December 10, 2016, 11 a.m. -12:30 p.m. The cost is $3 per person and content is appropriate for all ages. Reservations are encouraged but not required.

Kwanzaa, celebrated December 26 – January 1, is one of three popular African American celebrations, which include Juneteenth and Watch Night.

This interactive workshop will present what you should know about Kwanzaa and how to do it.  Included will be history, principles, symbols, activities and ideas to aid in planning your own Kwanzaa Celebration. The program will be entertaining and educational for children, youth, and adults.

The Alexandria Black History Museum is located at 902 Wythe Street, Alexandria, Virginia  22314 and it is five blocks from the Braddock Road Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines. Street parking is available. For more information, please call 703.746.4356.

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail Nicole.Quinn@alexandriava.gov or call 703.746.4554, Virginia Relay 711.

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