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Visit Africa
with KanKouran West African Dance Company

Family Art Moments

Join Washington Performing Arts Teaching Artist group KanKouran West African Dance Company to learn about traditional cultural arts from the Senegambia Region. This program is packed with electrifying dances and rhythms that reflect various traditions that relate to the history and culture of West Africa. Keep the fun going with a downloadable Coloring Page and a Storytime from Prince George’s County Memorial Library System (PGCMLS)!

Plus, enter for a chance to win a copy of the book read in this Storytime through our weekly kids’ book raffle—see details below.

Learn more about KanKouran West African Dance Company.

Visit Africa
with KanKouran West African Dance Company

Virtual Read-Aloud with Marcy

Coloring Page

FAM 6 Activity Sheet

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Parents had the opportunity to enter for a chance to win a copy of the book read in this Storytime by sharing a picture of their child's Coloring Page. This raffle is now closed and the winner contacted. Thanks to all who submitted!

Special Thanks: Jacqueline Badger Mars and Mars, Incorporated

Supporters of Washington Performing Arts’s Education Programs: D.C. Commission on the Arts & Humanities, The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, U.S. Commission of Fine Arts and the National Capital Arts and Cultural Affairs Program, Mr. Bruce Rosenblum and Ms. Lori Laitman, Mr. Jeffrey Bauman and Ms. Linda Fienberg, Park Foundation, Inc., Trista L. P. Colbert and Theodore Colbert, Pepco, An Exelon Company, Prince Charitable Trusts, The Linda and Isaac Stern Charitable Foundation, In Memory of Isaac Stern, Dr. J. Stephen and Mrs. Kathryn Jones, Mr. Peter Buscemi and Ms. Judith Miller, Nancy Peery Marriott Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Milstein, Dr. Robert Misbin, Nationwide, Mr. Hubert “Hank” Schlosberg and the Schlosberg Family, Mary Jo Veverka, Ms. Betsy Scott Kleeblatt, Mr. James J. Sandman and Ms. Elizabeth D. Mullin, Her Excellency Shaikha Aisha AlKhalifa, Spouse of the Ambassador, Embassy of Bahrain, Mr. and Mrs. Brian Coulter, Tom Gallagher, Graham Holdings Company, Mr. and Mrs. Merritt Jones, Kanter Kallman Foundation, Washington Gas Light Company, George Wasserman Family Foundation, Inc.

Includes gifts of $5,000 and above.

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