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Live Event for Cedar Lane Congo Kids (AMCAV)

Live Event for Cedar Lane Congo Kids (AMCAV)

Rwenena_WEB-RES_portrait_for_cover-1721Village to Village: One Woman’s Journey from Cedar Lane, Bethesda; to Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

Friday evening, October 18, 7 PM      

Cedar Lane UU Church, Bethesda

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A harambee* fundraiser for Cedar Lane Congo Kids

Please join us for a night of African storytelling, music, and crafts in celebration of Cedar Lane’s relief efforts in DR Congo.

Annette Scarpitta will share her multimedia story from 7th-grade religious educator and social justice innovator to her field visit in DR Congo

Featuring:

  • Ghanaian traditional linguist/storyteller Sonia Amo-Akonnor
  • Traditional djembe drumming by Chris Mauro
  • African jewelry and crafts from DR Congo, Kenya, and Uganda
  • Traditional African food

Free admission. Donations for Congo Kids education program welcome.

Cash and checks accepted. Sorry, no credit cards. Can’t make it? Contribute to the project via http://givology.org/~eckborape1/

Older children are welcome; no child care will be provided for younger kids.

*Swahili for coming together in unity        

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