Funding is made possible impart by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts from a grant to the Burlington  County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Department of Resource Conservation, Division of Parks. 

WILLINGBORO KWANZAA FESTIVAL 

December 30 - 11:00- 2:00 p.m.
Doors Open at 10:00
​Entrance is to Bring a Dish or Donation

John F. Kennedy Center, 429 JFK Way
​Willingboro, NJ


Cultural performances and workshops

African Marketplace

Make It Take It Crafts
​Candle Lighting Ceremony

Karmau (Feast)

Nov. 14 and 21  Willingboro Recreation
Department Special Needs - 7:00 pm.  Make
terrariums and participate in interactive stories about nature

AFRICAN DRUMMING

WITH SANGUE MCBACKE

FROM SENEGAL

LEARN WEST AFRICAN RHYTHMS on DJEMBE DRUMS

NOVEMBER thru DECEMBER
EVERY SATURDAY UNTIL DEC. 23
11:00-12:30 JFK Center, Willingboro


Intergenerational 10 and Up. Drums are provided. Attendance limited to 20.



AFRICAN FASHION DESIGN

WITH NANA KITTOE FROM GHANA

LEARN TO DESIGN MODERN
AFRICAN FASHIONS 
NOVEMBER thru DECEMBER
EVERY SATURDAY UNTIL DEC. 23
9:00-11:00 JFK Center, Willingboro


Intergenerational 10 and Up.  Bring Sewing Machines.  Fabrics available for sale or bring your own.



GARDENING & STORYTELLING
​Storytelling with Queen Nur and Claudette Brown

FREE
Family, Fun & Folklife Workshops
2017 Theme: Style & Rhythm