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Begins 05/19/2018, Ends 05/19/2018

Deadline to Register: 05-19-2018

1 , 10:00 AM-01:00 PM


Join us from 10AM-1PM on Saturday, May 19 for a tour of the beautiful African Continent at our Art Gone Wild Free Family Day. Featuring art activities, scavenger hunt, and live animals, it's sure to be fun for all ages.  Event is free.  Registration required:  http://bit.ly/2FIH42v 

SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR MEDIA SPONSOR Q92! Tune in on May 19 for a remote broadcast and you'll hear today's Hit Music on 92.5 WDJQ or http://Q92Radio.com  on your smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop for THE MOST MUSIC EVERY HOUR.

Some of the free activities include:

*Live Animal Performance with Jungle Terry

*African Animals from the Akron Zoo

*African Drum Performance - watch Baba Jubal Harris, African drum-maker, master artist and performer, as he teaches and plays a variety of different drums - even join in making music with him!

*Djapo Cultural Arts Institute - travel to the beautiful African Continent while watching a traditional  African Dance performance.

*African Tales Wandering Story Telling - Join local improv group, the Wandering Aesthetics, for a day of improvisational play for all ages.  Explore the world wide web of Anansi the spider as you step out of reality and into the world of make believe

*West African Art Display - See and touch a variety of West African art with retired African Art Professor Fred Smith

*Elmer the Elephant with the Artful Living Program - Watch and join in the storytelling of Elmer the Elephant while you make your very own patchwork elephant!

*Massai Inspired Necklaces with ArtsInStark - Let your inner artist shine while making paper plate necklaces inspired by the beautiful beadwork of the Massai of Kenya.

*Roaming Balloon Animal Artist

*African Animal Clay sculptures - Come play with clay and join the Canton Ceramic Artists Guild in creating fun African animal sculptures using air-dry clay

*Animal Themed Make-and-Take Art Activities

*Wild Safari Scavenger Hunt in the Museum Galleries

*Face Painting

*Free Raffle - Columbus Zoo Passes!

*Authentic Ethiopian Food available for purchase from Empress Taytu Ethiopian Restaurant

Event is free.  Registration required:  http://bit.ly/2FIH42v 

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