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Virtual Kwanzaa Celebration 2021
December 28, 2021 - January 1, 2022
**DON’T MISS THIS VIRTUAL KWANZAA CELEBRATION PREMIER! Watch Online (Click Thumbnail Image), the Museum’s youtube page or the Museum’s facebook page on TUESDAY, DEC 28TH AT 1 PM AND 7 PM. ** To further engage with the Kwanzaa holiday, click on our Kwanzaa Resources and the film, Black Candle by filmmaker MK Asante.
Celebrate Kwanzaa 2021 virtually with the Reginald F. Lewis Museum. From your home enjoy a Kwanzaa Kids Party video with Culture Queen and Fyutch as they introduce the seven Kwanzaa principles to your family. Then learn why Kwanzaa is relevant to communities today in a conversation with Black Candle filmmaker MK Asante and journalist Lisa Snowden McCray. Finally learn how to prepare the Kwanzaa Karamu feast with chefs David and Tonya Thomas from THE H3IRLOOM FOOD GROUP in conversation with Culture Queen Jessica Hebron. Explore how African diaporic foodways connect to the Karamu feast. The Lewis virtual Kwanzaa 2021 will open with greetings from Executive Director Terri L. Freeman. The film, Black Candle will also be accessible for online viewing by filmmaker MK Assante.
This pre-recorded program will premier on Tuesday, Dec 28th at 1 pm and 7 pm on the Museum’s youtube. This recording will be available for additional viewing thoughout the Kwanzaa Holiday week through January 1, 2022.
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