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Kente Paper Weaving (All Ages)

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2024-02-15 10:30:00 2024-02-15 11:30:00 America/Chicago Kente Paper Weaving (All Ages) Learn about traditional Kente Cloth, which originated in Ghana, by weaving your own paper version! While supplies last. Geneva Public Library District - Meeting Room

Thursday, February 15
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-02-15 10:30:00 2024-02-15 11:30:00 America/Chicago Kente Paper Weaving (All Ages) Learn about traditional Kente Cloth, which originated in Ghana, by weaving your own paper version! While supplies last. Geneva Public Library District - Meeting Room

Learn about traditional Kente Cloth, which originated in Ghana, by weaving your own paper version! While supplies last.

Kente Cloth originated in Bonwire, Ghana, in approximately 1000 B.C.. Today, it is still worn traditionally as a toga or two-piece set, artwork, clothing, graduation stole, and much more. Known for their rich, bright colors and symbols, learn more about the tradition of Kente Cloth and craft your own paper version! 

All supplies will be provided.

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AGE GROUP: | Preschool | All |

EVENT TYPE: | Craft / DIY / Maker |

TAGS: | DIY | Craft | Black History Month | African American Heritage |

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