Whose Trash is This?
February 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Join us as we celebrate Black heroes saving the planet with our environment-themed vacation week workshop Whose Trash Is This? nThis fun, family-friendly event will feature an interactive story time, slide show, and Radical Flowers craft activity made with 100% recycled materials. The workshop coincides with family-friendly exhibitions at PEM focused on sustainability and climate justice. Come through! nAbout Wee Wear the Crowns: nFor 2019, Wee The People has launched new workshop series to engage kids in a different kind of radical action: Celebrating Blackness. Wee Wear the Crowns! will take kids of all backgrounds on a journey of Black identity, Black excellence, Black history and Black futures, with interactive storytimes & art-making events grounded in unapologetic black JOY. The series includes: nHaitian Colors, Haitian Heroes: Toussaint Louverture and the Haitian RevolutionnMy Hair Is a Galaxy: artist Lorna SimpsonnMy Name Is Nina: jazz icon Nina SimonenLook at Me, VanderZee!: photgrapher James Vander ZeenNo one Owns the Sky: pilot Bessie ColemannWee Wear the Crowns: artist Jean-Michel BasquiatnWee Wear the Crowns: Black Faces, Green Spaces n Source: https://www.salem.org/event/whose-trash-is-this/