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Cultural Events

Telem cultural events promote and celebrate African cultures through storytelling, childhood games, dance classes and opportunities to taste African cuisine. Telem also plans outings to cultural institutions to expose children to a diverse array of traditions and experiences.

Taste of Africa

Taste of Africa featured foods and wines from East, West, North and South Africa as well as performances by Azania and reading by author of Powder Necklace, Nana Ekua Brew Hammond. See what happened!

Contemporary African Dance Class

On September 21st, class participants led by instructors Belco Bocoum and Sue Blackwood celebrated the last day of summer with a fun hour long dance class. See what happened!

African Day Parade

African Day Parade gave Telem youth the opportunity to celebrate and express their African pride. See what happened!