What: ARTS-Us Sankofa: Spirit of the Ancestors Celebration 2019

Sankofa: Spirit of the Ancestors Celebration 2019 fundraising celebration on April 13, 2019 is a chance to welcome the community to reflect on 26 years of developing youth leaders through African Arts, Culture, and Sciences featuring a heritage presentation of music, dance and video produced by ARTS-Us youth, followed by a keynote address by ARTS-Us alumnus, Mayor Melvin Carter, who will share his story about how African cultural programming at ARTS-Us impacted his life. That’s what is meant by Sankofa, “go back and fetch it,” as African ancestors taught.

Where: Concordia University’s Buenger Education Center located at 275 Syndicate Street North, St. Paul, MN. 55104

When: April 13, 2019, 5:00pm – 8:00pm / Doors open at: 4:30pm

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