October 10: Second Annual Columbus Day International Cultural Celebration Day @ Tigard Library | FREE


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Second Annual International Cultural Celebration Day *FREE*

Sunday October 10, 2010 from 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Tigard Public Library

13500 SW Hall Blvd.
Tigard, Oregon 97223

In observance of Columbus Day and the anniversary of the first contact between the Old and New Worlds, the Tigard Library will again host a musical celebration of a variety of cultural heritages. On Sunday, October 10, from noon to 6 p.m., the Library's Community Room will pulsate with music representing some of the cultures that embody Oregon today.

The festivities begin with Ronnie Robins and his heartfelt samba-infused jazz at noon, followed by Giti Najafi with a performance of Persian dance and music at 2:30 p.m. The program will close with Andean flute music at 4:30 p.m. Participants can sample snacks representing a variety of cultures.


This free program is generously supported by the Friends of the Tigard Public Library. For more information, please call the Library at 503-718-2517, or visit the Library's website at: http://www.tigard-or.gov/library/