Saturday, July 29
The workshop will be led by Monique Fisher, a Poughkeepsie resident known in the community for her head wraps which she has worn for years.
Fisher will demonstrate head wrapping and instruct participants on creating them with scarfs she will supply.
317 Main Street, Poughkeepsie, NY
e Folk Arts Program researches and presents the arts and traditions that form our diverse communities’ cultural heritages. Through educational public programs such as the musical round-robin, the program interprets the traditions of ethnic, occupational and religious groups in the Mid-Hudson region. The Folk Arts Program welcomes suggestions about how to assist in celebrating your community’s heritage.
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