14 hrs ago
Children celebrate wide-ranging holiday traditions
With guitar in hand and kindergarten-age children holding a litany of props kaleidoscopic scarves, bells and candles 23-year-old Georgette Baker strummed and sang a series of holiday tunes, and in the process taught her audience to appreciate different cultures.
18 hrs ago
UUA Bookstore Offers Holiday Books for Kids
The winter holidays are upon us! We have some great books that will entertain and enlighten kids of all ages.
22 hrs ago
Kwanzaa celebrations you don't want to miss
Members of the Imani Edu-Tainers African Dance Company perform at a past Kwanzaa celebration at the Capitol.
Celebrate Kwanzaa on Saturday
While you are out and about at all the planned holiday activities throughout the community this weekend, be sure to stop by the annual Kwanzaa celebration that begins at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Farmington Hills library branch, 32737 12 Mile.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Student groups ring in holiday cheer on Grounds
As the holiday season approaches, student organizations around Grounds are making efforts to reach out to students and offer activities to celebrate the holidays.
Holiday Parades, Craft Shows, Concerts and More This Weekend
Kwanzaa Celebration: Thursday, Dec. 5, 6 p.m., University of Mary Washington, Seacobeck Hall, Faculty/Staff Dining.
The Salinas Californian
Kwanzaa celebration Thursday in Salinas
The free event will celebrate African American culture with drumming, dance, a selection of songs and poetry.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Holiday Craft Ornament Workshop & Film Screening. Create ornaments and cards to celebrate Christmas and Kwanzaa and view the film A Ripple in Time , by local young filmmakers.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Montco Commissioners Ushered in Holidays With Lighting Ceremony
Montgomery county Commissioners Leslie Richards, Joe Shapiro and Bruce Castor, Jr. gathered with a cheerful crowd at 5 p.m. on Monday to light the county Christmas tree, a Hanukkah menorah and Kwanzaa kinara at the plaza level of the county courthouse in Norristown, facing Main Street.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
25 Exciting gift picks for Kwanzaa
Buy someone an original print that serves as a reminder of the special city or town in their heart.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
10 Holiday traditions from around the world
The holiday season in the U.S. tends to be a blur of red and green decorations and Santa Claus, but it's the perfect time to introduce your children to the different holiday traditions that are celebrated around the world.
Kwanzaa festival 2013 at Evergreen Valley
Health and education are two themes of the 2013 Kwanzaa Festival to be held at the 175-acre Evergreen Valley Community College in San Jose, Calif.
Montco Commissioners to Kick Off Holiday Season
The Montgomery County Commissioners will light the county tree, menorah and kinara, for Christmas, Hanukah and Kwanzaa, respectively, this Monday.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Despite its African roots in history and culture, Kwanzaa is an American holiday started by a college professor in 1966 following the Watts Riots in Los Angeles.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Our Time Press
A Kwanzaa Project
If we accept as valid the proverb, "It takes a village to raise a child", and if we cannot identify the village, do we resign ourselves to being unable to raise our children or do we re-create the village? The saying was quite popular a few years back but is not heard as much, if at all, today.
Kid-friendly crafts for Kwanzaa
Before you know it, the holiday season will be upon us. Whether you want to keep your kids busy, want to have a fun way to educate your youngsters about the practices of Kwanzaa or simply want to commemorate the special holiday, making these crafts is the perfect pastime! All you need to make this candle is a toilet paper tube, printer and your ... (more)
Tue Nov 26, 2013
12 Things to Do During the Holidays
It's Christmastime in the city . You'll likely be spending quality time with the fam at some point.
5 things: We love about December
Springfield kids are out of school Dec. 20-Jan. 1. Nixa and Strafford students are out Dec. 20-Jan. 3, and Republic students attend classes for half a day Dec. 20 and then are out till Jan. 3. Enjoy your time off, kids! This African-American holiday is celebrated Dec. 26-Jan. 1. There are seven principles celebrated during the weeklong holiday -- ... (more)
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Rocklin and Roseville Today
10 Child Safety Issues: Deck the Halls Safely
For many families, some of the most beloved holiday traditions involve decorations: trees festooned with garlands and ornaments, stockings hung by fireplaces, Hanukkah menorahs or Kwanzaa kinara candleholders placed on tables, lights hung inside and out, and much more.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
USPS ad for - holiday stamps' omits Christmas - includes Kwanzaa, Hanukkah
Where's Christmas ? As one social media commentator rapidly noticed, a recent U.S. Postal Service advertisement to sell "holiday stamps" curiously omitted a Christmas or Christian-themed message, yet included portrayals of Hanukkah and Kwanzaa .