Kwanzaa

Community
5:00 am
Thu December 26, 2013

Wichita Community Kwanzaa Celebration

The basic instructional CD, Kwanzaa, What it is and How to Celebrate it by Tasleem Muqtasid is available at Wichita’s Roseline’s International Enterprise and the Kansas African American Museum.
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The 10th annual Kwanzaa: Unity Celebration will be held on December 26 in north Wichita. Participants will celebrate family, community and culture.

Kwanzaa, which means first fruit in Swahili, is a week-long observance that highlights African and African-American heritage and culture. Founded in the 1960’s, Kwanzaa is celebrated annually from December 26 through January 1.

Storyteller Tasleem Mutasid says everyone can learn at the community enrichment event.

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