february, 2022

05feb(feb 5)10:00 am(feb 5)10:00 amJanice the Griot, Storyteller- virtualLocation(s):Silver Spring


Event Details

in celebration of Black History Month

Why do tigers no longer live in Africa? How did Mama Mouse save her babies from the Cat? Janice the Griot as Harriet Tubman tells African Folktales. Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Silver Spring Chapter.

Join accomplished storyteller, Janice the Griot, as she shares interactive tales from the African and African American experience featuring fun, instruments, puppets, songs and rhymes. Children will hear tales of Anansi the Spider, Bre’r Rabbit and other tricksters while they learn important life lessons. Made possible through the support of the Friends of the Library, Silver Spring Chapter.

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Join our event here:  https://us06web.zoom.us/j/89474097179?pwd=OTlyaklqSUNrRjc1ZDdqZ3VvMnBJUT09

Or Dial In: 301 715 8592; Meeting ID: 894 7409 7179

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Please place your request for English-language captioning or sign language interpretation at least five days before the library-sponsored program you plan to attend. Contact the Assistant Facilities and Accessibility Program Manager at 240-777-0002 with all other accommodation requests.


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 10:45 am



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