Time: August 15, 2015 from 10am to 5pm
Location: Brooklyn Children's Museum
Street: 145 Brooklyn Avenue
Website or Map: http://www.brooklynkids.org/c…
Event Discipline: crafts, music, dance
Organized By: a4 - Network Admin
Latest Activity: Jul 27, 2015
August 15th, 2015 is India’s Independence Day. Come learn about and celebrate this fascinating country and its many cultures at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum. Have your hand painted with henna; try your luck at playingpachisi; make a Rahki bracelet to celebrate siblings and friends; hear Indian instruments like the sitar and tabla; sing songs in English, Bengali and Hindi with Raga Kids; then learn Bhangra dancing from Ajna Dance Company at a rooftop dance party featuring DJ Rekha.
See the website for a full description of the day's events.
Totally Tots Studio: Let’s Celebrate India!
11:30am & 2:30pm | Ages 2.5 to 5 years
Touch Tank: Indian Ocean
12:00–12:30pm | All ages
Family Art Lab: Rakhi Bracelets
12:30–1:00pm | Ages 4 and up
Performance: Raga Kids
1:00–2:00pm | All ages
Nature Explorers: Insects of India
1:30–2:00pm | Ages 4 and up
Ajna Dance: Cultural Connections Performance and Dance lesson 2:00–2:30pm | All ages
Bhangra Dance Party with DJ Rekha
2:30–4:30pm | All ages
4:15–4:45pm | Ages 4 and up