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Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community and Culture @ North Portland Library | Free, All Ages, Storytime, Craft, Refreshments

December 30, 2017 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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North Portland Library
512 N Killingsworth Street
Portland, OR 97217 United States
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Kwanzaa, meaning “first fruits,” is a week-long (December 26 to January 1) celebration of African American culture, heritage and values. Each of the seven days is dedicated to one of the following Kwanzaa principles: Umoja (Unity), Kujichagulia (Self-Determination), Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility), Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics), Nia (Purpose), Kuumba (Creativity) and Imani (Faith).

Come and celebrate the fifth principle, Nia (Purpose), during our Family Kwanzaa Celebration:

  • 10:30-11 am: Kwanzaa Family Storytime
  • 11-11:30 am: Kwanzaa Candle Ceremony with Joyce Harris
  • 11:30 am-12 pm: Kwanzaa Family Craft

Light refreshments provided.

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