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Spring SouSou! It's a Free Children's Library: Bring a Book - Take a Book!

Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute

120 East 125th Street

New York, NY 10035
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Spring SouSou! It's a Free Children's Library: Bring a Book - Take a Book!

Spring SouSou! It's a Free Children's Library: Bring a Book - Take a Book!

SouSou Saturdays are monthly family-oriented art-making, dance, and music workshops held every second Saturday of the month at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute.

Families, let’s welcome spring together at CCCADI! Come pick out some cool literature, hear great storytelling & music, and make a gift of art for yourself inspired by one of our community’s best talents.


Day Sessions | 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM (Activities for families with children ages 4-11)

CHILDREN’S AUTHOR READ-A-LOUD - First Floor Gallery

Join author, Eric Velasquez reading from his wonderful book, Grandma’s Records. Hear the beautiful story of a young boy, who was introduced by his grandmother to such musical traditions as Bomba, Salsa, and Merengue, and to those great musicians from our Harlem community! *The first 20 Families will have an opportunity to purchase the author’s book on site.

TIMES: 12:30 PM -1:00 PM

FUN ART-MAKING STATION! BEAUTIFUL SPRING MOSAICS - Second Floor Gallery B

Welcome spring by making colorful framed art inspired by noted African American artist and ancestor, Alma Thomas.

SESSIONS: 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM

FREE CHILDREN’S LIBRARY! Second Floor Gallery A

In the spirit of the great African Sankoré University of Timbuktu, celebrate knowledge and wisdom! Bring a well-loved book from home to swap with one from our free library.

LIBRARY HOURS: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM


WHEN: Saturday, April 13, 2019

TIME: 11 AM - 3 PM

WHERE: Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute | 120 East 125th Street, New York, NY 10035

ADMISSION: FREE W/ RSVP | RSVP HERE | SUGGESTED DONATION: $5.00

* Activities for families with children ages 4-11


FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE. Participants should arrive 10 minutes before workshop/presentations. To learn more about SouSou Saturday please visithttp://www.cccadi.org/SouSouSaturdays

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