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Story Time with Hassan: Interactive Family Program

2023-02-02 18:00:00 2023-02-02 18:45:00 America/New_York Story Time with Hassan: Interactive Family Program Experience a piece of living history as Highland Square Branch Library hosts a special story time with Hassan Rogers. Register online, in person, or by phone at 330.376.2927. Highland Square Branch Library - Community Room

Thursday, February 02
6:00pm - 6:45pm

Add to Calendar 2023-02-02 18:00:00 2023-02-02 18:45:00 America/New_York Story Time with Hassan: Interactive Family Program Experience a piece of living history as Highland Square Branch Library hosts a special story time with Hassan Rogers. Register online, in person, or by phone at 330.376.2927. Highland Square Branch Library - Community Room

Experience a piece of living history as Highland Square Branch Library hosts a special story time with Hassan Rogers. Register online, in person, or by phone at 330.376.2927.

Hassan Rogers has been delighting audiences with his unique brand of storytelling since 1993. When you hear the djembe get ready because here comes the Griot!!! You'll do more than listen; you'll be transported to another time and place.

Join Hassan Rogers, acting coach and director at the Weathervane Theater, for this fun, interactive Family Program.


Some African Folktales You May Enjoy:

"Stories from West Africa" by Robert Hull

"The Orphan Girl and Other Stories, West African Folktales" retold by Buchi Offodile

Highland Square Branch Library

highlandsquare@akronlibrary.org
Phone: 330.376.2927
Branch manager
Fred Baerkircher

Hours
Mon, Feb 19 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Feb 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Feb 21 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Feb 22 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Feb 23 12:00PM to 6:00PM
Sat, Feb 24 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Feb 25 Closed

About the branch

Highland Square is one of Akron’s most iconic communities, hosting numerous street fairs and festivals, eclectic shopping and dining, and a vibrant night life. The extremely diverse neighborhood is home to seniors, young families, artists, educators, and students of all demographics. The Highland Square Branch Library is a reflection of this diverse neighborhood, with a standout LGBTQ collection and a rich programming schedule.

Reference assistance, computers and computer classes, WiFi, copiers, scanning, and faxing round out the services provided within the library. The full scope of community participation, however, is seen in local senior care facilities, local schools and preschools, and neighborhood festivals where Highland Square Branch Library staff plays an active role in creating experiences for participants of all ages. Visit us soon on the Square.

Upcoming Events

Sat, Feb 24, 11:00am - 11:45am
Community Room

Mon, Feb 26, 11:00am - 11:45am
Community Room

Thu, Feb 29, 10:15am - 11:15am
Community Room

Mon, Mar 11, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Community Room

Tue, Mar 12, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Community Room