Western Africa: Before the Boats

1/12/2013 - 3/30/2014

55 12th Ave. SE
Cedar Rapids, IA
blackiowa.org

Ph. 319.862.2101

 

Learn what it was like to live in an African community surrounded by humid tropical rainforests and vast grasslands of savanna. Experience villages crowded with the sounds of African drums, shekeres, and singing. Visit a bustling African market to trade for salt, cloth, gold and ivory. Discover what foods and art were a part of everyday life in Africa.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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