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Celebrate Navroz: A Cultural Exploration

March 24, 2019

navrozJoin the volunteers from the Ismaili Muslim Community in celebrating the festival of Navroz through music and crafts. Learn about the Persian and Central Asian cultures through stories and art from the Aga Khan Museum.

Navroz Storytime – 12:00 PM & 2:00 PM
An Afghan Navroz Story by Nissa Kara – Every year on the first day of spring children from around the world celebrate the Persian New Year Navroz. This is a story about a young boy and girl, Ariana and Jamil, who commemorate this joyous occasion in Afghanistan

Navroz Celebration Scarf Dance – 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM
Scarf Dance with Hand Movements – Explore rhythm and movement while dancing a colorful scarf dance to celebrate the Navroz holiday.

Super Spectacular Science Show – 4:00 PM 

Meet at the Farm to join this seasonal cooking class!
Eat A Georgia Rainbow – 3:00 PM

Science interactive experiences available all day! 
Science Bar – open 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Classes scheduled every half hour. Sign up for available class times at studio doors!*
Art Studio – open 11:00 AM – 2:30 PM**
Build It Lab – open 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM*
**Last class at 2:00 PM due to Eat A Georgia Rainbow program
**Last class at 4:00 PM

 

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