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Special Guest Performance – 11:30 AM Gather around the CMA Stage for a special guest performance by the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company in celebration of Chinese New Year! Founded in 1991, the Atlanta Chinese Dance Company educates and entertains metro Atlanta and surrounding areas about Chinese history and culture through the art of Chinese dance. […]

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Kahaaniya for Kids Puppet Show 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM Join Kahaaniya for Kids’ Diwali puppet show incorporating narrative dance and told from the perspective of the unsung hero. This is a story about perseverance, loyalty, courage and bravery. Special Music & Movement – 2:00 PM Join Kahaaniya for Kids in a traditional Indian dance […]

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Music & Movement – 11:00 AM Learn to dance some traditional Jewish circle dances such as Hava Nagila and Chiri Bim with Michael Levine of The Learning Groove! “Mr. Michael” Levine is the co-founder of The Learning Groove music and movement classes and the music producer of the original NY Times bestselling Pete the Cat […]

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Storytime – 1:00 PM My First Kwanzaa by Karen Katz – During the seven days of Kwanzaa, we celebrate the importance of family, friends, and community. This warm and lively introduction to a very special holiday will help even the youngest children join in! Author and illustrator Karen Katz’s wonderful series of picture books for the very […]

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Special Guest Artist Piccadilly Puppets – 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM Piccadilly Puppets gives its own twist to Clement C. Moore’s famous Christmas poem as the story is retold through the perspective of a house mouse who witnessed the whole affair. Told with the help of hand puppets, this merry tale contains lots of silly twists […]

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Storytime – 1:00 PM Light the Candles: A Hanukkah Lift the Flap book by Joan Holub – Hanukkah is here! There are so many fun things to do-light candles in the menorah, open presents, eat latkes and chocolate coins, play the dreidel game, and more. With the turn of each page, another candle is added to the […]

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Special Guest Performer: Rabbi Brian Glusman – 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM Join Rabbi Glusman from the Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta for a fun Hanukkah performance featuring songs and stories! Hanukkah celebrates the fundamental right of religious freedom. Hanukkah, also known as the Festival of Lights, almost always occurs in December, when the days […]

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Storytime – 12:00 PM Light the Candles: A Hanukkah Lift the Flap book by Joan Holub – Hanukkah is here! There are so many fun things to do-light candles in the menorah, open presents, eat latkes and chocolate coins, play the dreidel game, and more. With the turn of each page, another candle is added to the […]

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Las Posadas is a nine-day religious celebration celebrated primarily in Mexico and by Mexican-Americans in Southwest United States. Celebrated in the evenings, families participate in nightly Christmas processions that re-create the Holy Pilgrimage of Mary, Joseph and the baby Jesus on their way to Bethlehem. Storytime – 1:00 PM Un, Dos, Tres, Posada! By Virginia Kroll […]

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Create a lantern to light your way in the dark as you celebrate Las Posadas. Drill holes in a coffee can, add LED lights then paint and decorate the can to light your way through the dark! Limited to 10 participants and their caregivers This workshop is not included in the price of admission. $3.00 per […]

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