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Anansegro of Ghana: Kofi the Storyteller

Black History Month Family Celebration

2023-02-05 14:00:00 2023-02-05 15:00:00 America/New_York Anansegro of Ghana: Kofi the Storyteller Kofi Dennis brings the vibrant rhythms of a West African village to life though music, storytelling, drumming and dance. Lexington Park Library - Meeting Rooms A&B

Sunday, February 05
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-02-05 14:00:00 2023-02-05 15:00:00 America/New_York Anansegro of Ghana: Kofi the Storyteller Kofi Dennis brings the vibrant rhythms of a West African village to life though music, storytelling, drumming and dance. Lexington Park Library - Meeting Rooms A&B

Lexington Park Library

Meeting Rooms A&B

Kofi Dennis brings the vibrant rhythms of a West African village to life though music, storytelling, drumming and dance.

Using authentic instruments, this Ghanaian native leads lively call-and-response songs, games and movement that gets the audience on their feet in a high-energy exploration of African cultural traditions. This event is co-sponsored by the St. Mary's County NAACP and the Unified Committee for Afro-American Contributions.

AGE GROUP: | Upper Elementary | Tween | Toddler | Preschool | Lower Elementary |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Event |

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Lexington Park Library

Phone: 301-863-8188

Hours
Mon, Jan 30 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jan 31 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 01 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 02 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 03 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Feb 04 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 05 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Sun, Feb 05, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Rooms A&B
Kofi Dennis brings the vibrant rhythms of a West African village to life though music, storytelling, drumming and dance.

Mon, Feb 06, 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Rooms A&B
Ever dreamt of visiting California and discovering everything it has to offer?

Tue, Feb 07, 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room B
A storytime where sitting is optional, and activities are designed for kids with extra energy. Planned with ages 1-5 in mind; all ages welcome with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 07, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 1-3 with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 07, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5, with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Rooms A&B
Interested in learning about scholarships or grant opportunities for college or university? This session will discuss these are more in regards to financial aid for both teens and parents.

Wed, Feb 08, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Meeting Room A
START (Serving, Thriving, and Reading Together) is a unique humanities-based and family-focused program building community among military and civilian families with children ages 5 to 13.Register

Wed, Feb 08, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Room B
Interested in starting your genealogical research but do not know how to start? Join us as we provide an overview of Ancestry Library Edition, a free service available at St. Mary's County Library.

Thu, Feb 09, 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, bounces, songs, and playtime for children birth-2 years with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 09, 9:30am - 5:45pm
Meeting Room A
LifeStyles’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provides free federal and state tax preparation services for households whose total household income is $60,000 or less. Register

Thu, Feb 09, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 1-3 with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 09, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5, with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 09, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room B
Teens and tweens are invited to come vibe with us for weekly-themed hangouts! Games, art, music and more in store.

Fri, Feb 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Rooms A&B
Join us in celebration of International Friendship Month to paint a mini mailbox! Decorate your mailbox, write letters to loved ones, and enjoy sharing what friendship means to you!

Mon, Feb 13, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities planned with ages 1-5 in mind; all ages welcome with their adult caregivers. Feel free to wear your pajamas!

Tue, Feb 14, 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room B
A storytime where sitting is optional, and activities are designed for kids with extra energy. Planned with ages 1-5 in mind; all ages welcome with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 14, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 1-3 with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 14, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5, with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 14, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Meeting Room B
Whether you have been stitching for years, or you just want to learn, join fellow crafters who love all things fabric and fiber. Meet in person or online!

Wed, Feb 15, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Job seekers can stop by to get job counseling and resume help, search for jobs, and get registered with the Maryland Workforce Exchange.

Wed, Feb 15, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Meeting Room B
START (Serving, Thriving, and Reading Together) is a unique humanities-based and family-focused program building community among military and civilian families with children ages 5 to 13.Register

Thu, Feb 16, 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, bounces, songs, and playtime for children birth-2 years with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 16, 9:30am - 5:45pm
Meeting Room A
LifeStyles’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provides free federal and state tax preparation services for households whose total household income is $60,000 or less. Register

Thu, Feb 16, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 1-3 with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 16, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5, with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 16, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room B
Teens and tweens are invited to come vibe with us for weekly-themed hangouts! Games, art, music and more in store.

Canceled
Mon, Feb 20, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Come brighten your day with a little "art therapy," and use creativity as your outlet for stress! Experiment with art supplies, and make a project to take home. Materials provided.

Tue, Feb 21, 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room B
A storytime where sitting is optional, and activities are designed for kids with extra energy. Planned with ages 1-5 in mind; all ages welcome with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 21, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 1-3 with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 21, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5, with their adult caregivers.

Tue, Feb 21, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meeting Rooms A&B
Join the Library in welcoming author, historian, and researcher, Daryl T. Hinmon, in discussing his works and his efforts to celebrate lesser-known figures in Black History.

Wed, Feb 22, 5:30pm - 6:45pm
Meeting Room B
START (Serving, Thriving, and Reading Together) is a unique humanities-based and family-focused program building community among military and civilian families with children ages 5 to 13.Register

Thu, Feb 23, 9:30am - 10:00am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, bounces, songs, and playtime for children birth-2 years with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 23, 9:30am - 5:45pm
Longfellow Room
LifeStyles’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provides free federal and state tax preparation services for households whose total household income is $60,000 or less. Register

Thu, Feb 23, 10:15am - 10:45am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 1-3 with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 23, 11:00am - 11:30am
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities for children ages 3-5, with their adult caregivers.

Thu, Feb 23, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Rooms A&B
Oh, snap! Tweens and Teens, come join us for our awesome party and experience what the 90s decade was all about. It will be all that and a bag of chips!

Mon, Feb 27, 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Meeting Room B
Stories, rhymes, songs, and activities planned with ages 1-5 in mind; all ages welcome with their adult caregivers. Feel free to wear your pajamas!

Tue, Feb 28, 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Meeting Room B
Whether you have been stitching for years, or you just want to learn, join fellow crafters who love all things fabric and fiber. Meet in person or online!

Thu, Mar 02, 9:30am - 5:45pm
Meeting Room A
LifeStyles’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program provides free federal and state tax preparation services for households whose total household income is $60,000 or less. Register

Thu, Mar 02, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Meeting Room B
Teens and tweens are invited to come vibe with us for weekly-themed hangouts! Games, art, music and more in store.

Fri, Mar 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room B
Color mixing science fun for young learners!

Sat, Mar 04, 2:00pm - 4:45pm
Longfellow Room
A book discussion series for veterans led by Vietnam veteran Wayne Karlin. Registration required; space is limited. For more information contact Kimberlé Fields at 301-863-8188 or kfields@stmalib.org.