Join igokids Sign in

KWANZAA 2015: Energize, Recognize! (event is expired)

Location:
American Museum of Natural History Neighborhood: Upper West SideCentral Park West (At W 79th St) New York, NY 10024(212) 769-5100
Description:Dubbed the “World’s Greatest Entertainer” and “the human beat box” for his unrivaled ability to rock a crowd, Harlem native Doug E. Fresh rings in the new year at the Museum’s 37th annual Kwanzaa spectacular. Artistic Director of Yaffa Cultural Arts Linda Humes, following a special opening by the Harlem School of the Arts, guides us through a joyous holiday that celebrates the African roots of the African-American community, drawing on seven universal principles. Award-winning filmmaker MK Asante introduces his landmark movie The Black Candle: A Kwanzaa Celebration, followed by a musical tribute to the film’s narrator, Dr. Maya Angelou. Q&A to follow with Asante and Jamilah Lemieux, Senior Editor of EBONY Magazine. Dates and times: Sunday, December 27 at 12:00 PM Sunday, December 27 at 3:00 PM Cost:Free for Members or with Museum admissionEvent website:www.amnh.org/calendar/kwanzaa
Back
Back
Write a review
1 2 3 4 5
Roll over the pinwheels and then click to rate Poor Fair Good Excellent Superb
Please click on a star rating for KWANZAA 2015: Energize, Recognize!.
Please type your review for KWANZAA 2015: Energize, Recognize!.
Submit review
More about: American Museum of Natural History
  • All Upcoming Events
  • Reviews
  • All events
  • Sat
    Dec 15
  • Sun
    Dec 16
  • Mon
    Dec 17
  • Tue
    Dec 18
  • Wed
    Dec 19
  • Thu
    Dec 20
  • Fri
    Dec 21
Viewing: all events
  • The Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites
    The Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites Daily from 10:00 AM to 5:45 PM Admission to the Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites is free with suggested Museum admission.
  • Hall of Human Origins
    Hall of Human Origins Daily from 10:00 AM to 5:45 PM Admission to the Spitzer Hall of Human Origins is free with suggested Museum admission.
  • Penguins in IMAX
    Penguins in IMAX Daily from 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM Museum admission plus IMAX ticket: $12.50 adults; $8 children.
  • Dark Universe Space Show
    Dark Universe Space Show Weekdays from 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30 AM to 5:00 PM Admission to the Space Show and the Museum is $27 for adults, $16 for children, and $22 for seniors and students.
  • IMAX: Tiny Giants
    IMAX: Tiny Giants Weekdays at 10:30 AM Weekdays at 11:30 AM Weekdays at 12:30 PM Weekdays at 1:30 PM Weekdays at 2:30 PM Weekdays at 3:30 PM Weekdays at 4:30 PM $22 general admission
  • Life at the Limits: Stories of Amazing Species
    Life at the Limits: Stories of Amazing Species Daily from 10:00 AM to 5:45 PM Museum admission plus Exhibit fee.
  • Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Secret Ocean
    Jean-Michel Cousteau’s Secret Ocean Daily at 10:30 AM Daily at 11:30 AM Daily at 12:30 PM Daily at 1:30 PM Daily at 2:30 PM Daily at 3:30 PM Daily at 4:30 PM Museum Admission + One
Viewing events for: Saturday, December 15, 2018
Viewing events for: Sunday, December 16, 2018
Viewing events for: Monday, December 17, 2018
Viewing events for: Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Viewing events for: Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Viewing events for: Thursday, December 20, 2018
Viewing events for: Friday, December 21, 2018
There are no reviews yet for this event.
Explore nearby
Show on map
  • Kid friendly
    restaurants
  • Playgrounds
  • Subway
    stations
  • Similar
    events