When? Saturday, January 26, 8:00 – 10:00 pm
Where? Microsoft Auditorium, Seattle Public Library
Featuring Seattle’s Own:
Dr. Margaret Read MacDonald is a folklorist, children’s librarian, and the
author of more than 55 books on folklore and storytelling.
Rose Cano: Bilingual actress and storyteller, Rose Cano,
uses colorful and high-energy musical storytelling to bring
to life unique and fantastical tales of ancient Latin America.
Sonia Porras is Director of the Academy of
Peruvian Folkdances. Sonia and her dance partner, Kenny
Wiesse, will perform the Marinera Costeňa, a beautiful coastal
dance, generally called the “National Dance of Peru.”
Plus REFORMA’s own…
Oralia Garza de Cortés co-founder of the Pura Belpré Award, and 2012 recipient of the REFORMA Library Advocacy Award of the Joint Conference of Librarians of Color.
Lucia Gonzalez: Two-time winner of the Pura Belpré Children’s Literature Honor Medal for The Bossy Gallito (Scholastic, 1994), and The Story Teller’s Candle (Children’s Book Press, 2008)
Mistress of Ceremonies Sandra Rios Balderrama
Feel free to download this flyer and promote the event:
We look forward to an enchanting night of stories!