DFW Internatinal Community Alliance

One of FIVE WEEKENDS of African culture for the entire family,
with music, sports, dance, film, food

Africa Day is produced in partnership with the Dallas Public Library.


COUNTRY BOOTH EXHIBIT
Cameroon Ethiopia Morocco Sudan
Congo Gambia Nigeria Uganda
Cote D'Ivoire Ghana Sierra Leone Zimbabwe
Darfur Kenya Somalia/Djibouti
Eritrea Liberia South Africa

TRADITIONAL ARTS /CRAFTS
Central Africa masks
Ethiopia Ethiopian baskets
International peace dove
Morocco henna 
Sierra Leone doll making & raffia
Sierra Leone stamps / cards
Nigeria  Elders Corner
Eritriea jewelry (Cowrie, Palm)
Ethiopia name in Amharic
Egypt name in Arabic 
Eritriea name in Tigrina
Africa flag making
Egypt Hieroglyphics (name in Egyptian)
Nigeria wrapping heads
Kenya face painting
Nigeria  gold earrings / necklace / bracelet
INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS / GAMES
Eritrea balabburo
Eritrea arimando
African Diaspora drumming
West Africa storytelling
Eritrea Eritrean dance
Sierra Leone wedding engagement
Cameroon  bag races
Ethiopia Ethiopian dance
Eritrea FittaFit
Nigeria Nigerian dance 
Brazil capoeira
Morocco Moroccan dance 
Ghana Ghana dance and drum
Cameroon Cameroonian dance
Africa hopscotch
TABLE GAMES
Ivory Coast awale (mancala)
Ethiopia carroms
Ivory Coast ludo (parchisi)
Nigeria mancala, wari
Djibouti carroms
Sierra Leone  lodo
Somalia carroms

For further information, contact:  Anne Marie Weiss at 972-661-2764 or annemarieweiss@dfwinternational.org.

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